Indeed, opposition to tyrannical powers is the highest expression of patriotism, American style.
He aims to create a new majority of right-wingers that can wreak tyrannical havoc over the rest of us.
Finding the strict regime unnecessarily repressive on the kids, he drafts them into a choir, much to the chagrin of the tyrannical head teacher.
The Federation was a growing tyrannical power that was spreading across the Earth at an alarming rate, due to its vast military strength.
Not that their rule was considered tyrannical or arbitrary.
Of course, the consent decrees were originally put into action because the police abused their power to a tyrannical level.
No, they would not let themselves fall under some cruel tyrannical usurper.
New Zealanders have those freedoms, which set us apart from tyrannical regimes where Governments tell people what they can and cannot do.
Diplomatic pressure and economic sanctions, for example, are useful means of engagement with tyrannical regimes.
It is the democratic left which should be most enraged by the history of that tyrannical empire and by the good men and women who compromised the cause by sticking with it.