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The administration’s obsession with standardized tests led to a rebellion by parents, students, teachers, principals and even superintendents who spoke out against the policies.
Some of them were seeking a life free of prosecution, though many in the US viewed this repatriation as a pragmatic way to avoid slave rebellions, which is a less rosy motivation.
He fostered curiosity and instilled an underlying sense of rebellion.
In late August, an anonymous developer sporting a cartoon panda chef avatar led a crypto rebellion.
According to some scholars, the settlement stemmed from the rebellion and regrouping of people who fled the collapse of large, urban areas in the southern Levant, modern-day Israel and Palestine.
For several months he remained under a political cloud, charged with incompetency to quell the Philippine Rebellion.
Primo de Rivera, who believed the rebellion to be fast on the wane, shipped back to Spain 7,000 troops.
The rebellion spread to their district, and many of the natives on and about the estate were eager to join in the movement.
For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The anger and rebellion had been comatose in these years of freedom, but the maturer brain was the more uneasy, at times appalled.
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