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persecution
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • The Russians persecuted heresy more cruelly than the Inquisition had done.
  • You have read of the religious persecutions of the past.
  • The object of persecution is persecution.
  • The object of persecution is persecution.
  • The ideal set up by the Party was something huge, terrible, and glittering — a world of steel and concrete, of monstrous machines and terrifying weapons — a nation of warriors and fanatics, marching forward in perfect unity, all thinking the same thoughts and shouting the same slogans, perpetually working, fighting, triumphing, persecuting — three hundred million people all with the same face.

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  • Everyone knows about the persecution of the Jews by the Nazis.
  • In that country non-Muslims are persecuted by law.

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