use immolation in a sentence.
From the people who brought you Dance Dance: Immolation, and other treats.
That guy who's self-immolation "sparked" the Tunisian revolution might disagree.
My opinion: the crucial distinction between the revolution in Tunisia and the non-revolution in Egypt is that the Tunisian revolution was kicked off by a self-immolation.
Mohamed Bouazizi's self-immolation was the catalyst for the Arab Spring.
As a counter point, there are many who ascribe the Arab Spring to a substantial spike in commodity price inflation leading to the self immolation of the peasant in Tunisia which is widely recognized as the key first event leading up to Arab Spring.
Solid interview style from Alexis, especially considering the wide-range of topics covered (Reddit, Hipmunk, Venture Capital, Little Brother, Tunisia, and of course the geographic history of self-immolation).
There are ~500 self immolations by Buddhist monks in Asia who were part of getting the US to withdraw from the Vietnam war, etc.
Otherwise, you're not talking about bargaining in a fair market but about the religion of arbeit macht frei or karoshi, the worship of self-immolation through work.
In some societies people turn to self-immolation as a form of protest.