Plus, the first lady urged non-profits to hire military veterans and Ashton Kutcher issued an emancipation proclamation.
After a 1989 rehab stint when she was 15, the actress filed for emancipation and won.
Free blacks in particular, Davis writes, “provided the key to emancipation.”
Her disability is not only a form of emancipation, he thinks, it has loaned her an artistic sensitivity as well.
The government gave us the emancipation Proclamation, the New Deal, the GI Bill.
With us, the power of emancipation is in the States, not in Congress.
Do you find them in the emancipation of the South American Republics?
He issued what was in reality an emancipation proclamation, which President Lincoln was compelled to modify.
Some discontent was caused by the emancipation of the serfs.
The emancipation of the laity, thought these judges, is perhaps a more dangerous heresy than justification by faith.
1630s, "a setting free," from French émancipation, from Latin emancipationem (nominative emancipatio), noun of action from past participle stem of emancipare (see emancipate). Specifically with reference to U.S. slavery from 1785. In Britain, with reference to easing of restrictions on Catholics, etc.