“When Dr. King said he was against the Vietnam War, he was accused of treason,” Jackson remembers.
Ironically, the same absurd logic transforms your forced-confessions from Vietnam into treason against America.
He was implying that supporting reform and democracy would label the Iranian opposition as pro-Western, and thus, treason!
The House of Representatives may impeach federal judges for “treason, bribery, or high crimes or misdemeanors.”
The Age of treason Justine Sharrock, Mother Jones Glenn Beck loves them.
This was done at last and treason staggered and fell mortally hurt.
Go—leave me, minister of death, commencement of sin, and child of treason!
The story—of treason and a bottle—which had imposed on his colleagues might not move her much.
The thought staggered him, and he felt as if he had filled his mind with treason and sedition!
But Bourbon's treason had been discovered; instead of joining Suffolk with a large force, he was a fugitive from his country.
early 13c., from Anglo-French treson, from Old French traison (11c.; Modern French trahison), from Latin traditionem (nominative traditio) "a handing over, delivery, surrender" (see tradition). Old French form influenced by the verb trair "betray." In old English law, high treason is violation by a subject of his allegiance to his sovereign or to the state; distinguished from petit treason, treason against a subject, such as murder of a master by his servant.