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to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

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Santa Rosa and San Francisco Solano, in addition to several other local Christian saints and advocations, became symbols of creole pride soon after their canonization (37) (Brading).
From a conservative perspective, then, it is our PM's, or Mr Ruddock's, repeated advocations of 'permanent' changes to generation-old laws for the sake of the moment's 'unusual and threatening' necessities that look like the unmeasured alarmism of radicals.
The possibilities of cyberspace and the rhetoric of novelty, the culture of free speech and the possibilities of constructing a new because potentially universal public sphere, reprise many other earlier advocations of public expression without necessarily reflecting very much on these antecedents.