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To discourage future insurrections, authorities attempted to also bury the news of Sharpe’s rebellion.

Jamaica’s Christmas Slave UprisingSean BraswellDecember 23, 2020Ozy

It also means facing down an insurrection from the very members she’s long tried hardest to protect, the swing-seat Democrats whose victories in GOP-leaning districts returned Democrats to the House majority last year.

From the Boston Tea Party, to John Brown’s raid on Harpers Ferry, to the 1992 Los Angeles riots, violent insurrections have served as a form of protest and resistance for centuries in the United States.

Seditious language is generally understood as speech advocating to overthrow the government, but the stories we’ve been collecting don’t, um, point to some mass movement of insurrection.

The Kwang-si insurrection, on the other hand, must triumph, if foreign Powers do not interfere.

An insurrection in Poland just now would be highly conducive to the success of my plans.

He was a mere babe when after the Heiji insurrection, he was captured with his mother by the Taira soldiers.

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A heavy blow at the insurrection in Milan would have extinguished Italian rebellion.

The result of this insurrection was to crystallize tendencies toward harshness which the economic revolution was making advisable.

The NegroW.E.B. Du Bois

Fifth—The citizens of the free states were bound to go South to put down any insurrection among the slaves.

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