insurrection


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organized opposition intended to change or overthrow existing authority

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Posters for a strike and insurrection were put up in Glasgow on April 1-2, 1820.The strike was successful but the uprising was not.
At least 24 people, including one legislator, Leo Des Vignes, were killed during the six day insurrection that ended on August 1.
'Malaysia doesn't support insurrection in any country.
In "Star Trek: Insurrection," Maine essayed the role of Perim.
Also, by paragraph 3 above snatching of ballot box could amount to an act of insurrection. An act of insurrection includes revolt, uprising, disobedience to express authority and much more.
He left the Sri Lankan shores in 1989 when his own life was in danger at a time Sinhalese youths were tortured, summarily executed and brutally killed during the 1988-1989 JVP nationwide insurrection against the establishment.
Bunna said he was accused of inciting people to occupy forest land, threatening authority and plotting an insurrection.
Diane Rwigara, a critic of veteran Rwandan president Paul Kagame, was acquitted by Rwanda's high court on Thursday of charges that included inciting insurrection and forging of documents.
figure By EDMUND KAGIRE Rwanda prosecutors on Wednesday requested the High Court in Kigali to hand both Diane Shima Rwigara and her mother Adeline Mukangemana 22-year prison sentences for, among other charges, inciting insurrection.The trial resumed a month after the two women were released on bail having spent more than a year in jail.
Cinedigm announced a North American distribution deal with Insurrection Entertainment, the newly formed production company founded by industry veterans, Richard Brandes and Chris Nassif.
Although a work of fiction, Rob Tenery's suspense novel, "Insurrection at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue" is all the more engaging given the current 'real world' status of American politics at the national and international level.
A trial against prominent opposition figure Diane Rwigara, who has been charged with insurrection and forgery, was set to begin in the east African nation of Rwanda yesterday.
The next Overwatch event that has nothing to do with a holiday, known as Insurrection, comes out sometime today.