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insurrection
used in Atlas Shrugged

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organized opposition to authority
  • We'll straighten it out in no time, it was an act of illegal insurrection, their state government had no right to impose local taxes detrimental to national taxes, we'll negotiate an equitable arrangement immediatelybut in the meantime, if you have been disturbed by any unpatriotic rumors about the California oil companies, I just wanted to tell you that Rearden Steel has been placed in the top category of essential need, with first claim upon any oil available anywhere in the nation,...
    3.5 Part 3 Chapter 5 — Their Brothers' Keepers (33% in)

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