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An anarchist group claimed responsibility for the explosion.
  someone who favors eliminating all government
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anarchist anarchists anarchistic
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  • An anarchist group claimed responsibility for the explosion.
  • Are you really anarchists?
    Ernest Hemingway  --  A Farewell to Arms
  • There is a foreign atmosphere about him, the stamp of an alien radical, a strong resemblance to the type Anarchist as portrayed, bomb in hand, in newspaper cartoons.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  The Iceman Cometh
  • They touch their hats, except the Anarchist, who defies the State with folded arms.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Man And Superman

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  • "I hear they’re anarchists."
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • You have to prove that you’re not a radical or an anarchist or anything like that."
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising
  • I get that it’s broken, but that doesn’t mean these anarchists can just come and take it.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite
  • Before that he’d been a kind of anarchist, a provociteur.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Those accused ranged from an anarchist group called the Societe Internationale to a disgruntled fire extinguisher salesman who, it was alleged, was upset at sluggish sales and decided to demonstrate for Chicago why his product was vital.
    Jim Murphy  --  The Great Fire
  • He wasn’t even a Communist, he was an anarchist.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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  • This agitator, law-breaker, firebrand, anarchist!
    Upton Sinclair  --  The Jungle
  • Should I utter so much as a word of dissent, I am confident they would label me a communist anarchist, and then even Andreas’s influence would not save me from the dungeons.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • It only kept the anarchists from getting them.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • This advertising trick may work with young anarchists who want to hear just such a message, but it doesn’t wash in the district court.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • One of them anarchists who’s agin the government.
    Richard Wright  --  Native Son
  • I grew limp with my anarchistic laughter.
    John Gardner  --  Grendel
  • An anarchist in the family.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  One Hundred Years of Solitude
  • Pavel, the tall one, was said to be an anarchist; since he had no means of imparting his opinions, probably his wild gesticulations and his generally excited and rebellious manner gave rise to this supposition.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • His uncle protested: "My namesake Leona with her worthless anarchist theories has put those ideas in your head."
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • I read a few books about revolutionaries: Che Guevara, Emma Goldman, an odd book titled Mutual Aid by Peter Kropotkin, who was an anarchist, and a book by Alexander Berkman titled ABC of Anarchism.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • Wouldn’t surprise me if he’s been mixing with commies or anarchists over there.
    Wole Soyinka  --  Death and the King’s Horseman
  • ’We are not particularly afraid,’ said he, ’of all these socialists, anarchists, infidels, and revolutionists; we keep watch on them and know all their goings on.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • "There is," began Brichot, with a resonant smack upon every syllable, "a rather curious definition of intelligence by that pleasing old anarchist Fenelon…."
    Marcel Proust  --  Swann’s Way
  • But, after all, is not this simply the writhing of the age translated into black,—the triumph of the Lie which today, with its false culture, faces the hideousness of the anarchist assassin?
    W. E. B. Du Bois  --  The Souls of Black Folk
  • They’re reg’lar anarchists.’
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Babbitt
  • I’m the town badman, Mrs. Kennicott: town atheist, and I suppose I must be an anarchist, too.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • For his action, the Governor was burned in effigy, excluded from customary ceremonies such as parades and commencements, and assaulted daily in the press with such epithets as "anarchist,"
    John F. Kennedy  --  Profiles in Courage
  • "Burne’s a fanatic," he said to Tom, "and he’s dead wrong and, I’m inclined to think, just an unconscious pawn in the hands of anarchistic publishers and German-paid rag wavers—but he haunts me—just leaving everything worth while—"
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • He is a bomb-throwing anarchist, a hairy-eyed revolutionary.
    Roger Zelazny  --  Lord of Light
  • You know, my dear Miss Warren, I am a born anarchist.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Mrs. Warren’s Profession
  • Like the church we hate, anarchists also believe in another world.
    Thomas Pynchon  --  The Crying of Lot 49
  • Whether he was actually a student (he was an anarchist, all right) there was no way of telling.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • He was an anarchist.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • I tell him he’s an anarchist.
    Grace MacGowan Cooke  --  The Power and the Glory
  • I’m a rational anarchist.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • I think of everyone who might be awake with me—insomniacs, thieves, anarchists, women with children who drowned in their baths.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • After the fall of the Zybushino republic, the Meliuzeievo Executive Committee launched a campaign against the local anarchistic tendencies.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • Again I doubt it—but even more anarchistic dedications of verbs and adjectives to substantival use are to be found in the /Congressional Record/ every day.
    Henry L. Mencken  --  The American Language
  • Hans von Rottinger had first hired Falun for the Section in 1986 for an operation that involved forcing entry into the home of the leader of an anarchist group.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • In 1995, a crowd of four hundred Danish anarchists looted a McDonald’s in downtown Copenhagen, made a bonfire of its furniture in the street, and burned the restaurant to the ground.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Anarchists were using the poles of their black banners to flail the crowd, and mounted cara-binieri were sidling upon their horses to herd them into a maze of meandering side streets.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • It was said that he could create life in the laboratory, that he could talk to the monkeys which he inoculated, that he had been driven out of Germany as a devil-worshiper or an anarchist, and that he secretly drank real champagne every evening at dinner.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • But the curious thing, the contradiction, is that I was standing in the middle of a fenced enclosure in a bungalow slum looking up at the spires of the great strange architectural cluster known as the Watts Towers, an idiosyncrasy out of someone’s innocent anarchist visions, and the more I looked, the more I thought of Jimmy.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • He tasted like regret in the shadows of trees and in the glow of the anarchist’s suit collection.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • Elaborated in the imagination of Mr. Gould, the probationary assistant in the National School, this theory took the form that the stranger was an Anarchist in disguise, preparing explosives, and he resolved to undertake such detective operations as his time permitted.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Invisible Man
  • The office of the Geek Squad, as Patrick affectionately referred to the tech guys who hacked into hard drives to find proof of pornography and downloads from The Anarchist Cookbook, was filled with computers.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • Like all the rest of the world, he possessed the termination in ist, without which no one could exist at that time, but he was neither a Royalist, a Bonapartist, a Chartist, an Orleanist, nor an Anarchist; he was a bouquinist, a collector of old books.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • Anarchist.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Then I could read the dancing reeling letters: ANARCHIST EVENING ENTERTAINMENT MAGIC THEATER ENTRANCE NOT FOR EVERYBODY "I’ve been looking for you," I shouted with delight.
    Hermann Hesse  --  Steppenwolf
  • Political language-and with variations this is true of all political parties, from Conservatives to Anarchists–is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
    George Orwell  --  Politics and the English Language
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