I had surrendered that which all of their claptrap is designed to subvert and to destroy: man’s reason.
Whenever you committed the evil of refusing to think and to see, of exempting from the absolute of reality some one small wish of yours, whenever you chose to say: Let me withdraw from the judgment of reason the cookies I stole, or the existence of God, let me have my one irrational whim and I will be a man of reason about all else-that was the act of subverting your consciousness, the act of corrupting your mind.
There are no more uses of "subversion" in the book.
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The Chinese activist was imprisoned for inciting subversion of state power.
Let all our neighbors know that we shall join with them to oppose aggression or subversion anywhere in the Americas.
Kennedy, John F. -- John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address