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insurrection

the act or an instance of rebelling against a government in power or the civil authorities; insurgency
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In other words, confronted with significant social problems and an insurrectional element within its own class that could not be defeated by open confrontation, since it took on the garb of Islam too, the Saudi Arabian government seems to have decided that an overhaul of its economy would defeat its dangerous opposition through attrition and would further solidify its alliance with US and European capital.
That is the book in a nutshell, but there is, of course, much filling in of details, including interesting bits of history, such as that the Old Testament method of punishing a domestic animal that killed a human being reflected a belief that such an act was insurrectional in character, like a slave revolt.
Socialism was hardly "natural" to him, but from the late 1940s he carefully, pains-takingly, almost singlehandedly, rebuilt a French Socialist political culture: the Declaration of the Rights of Man, but not regicide; the revolutionary Abbe Gregoire, but not Robespierre; the humanist socialism of Jaures, but not the insurrectional terrorism of Guesde or Blanqui; liberty of expression, but not proletarian hegemony; equality of opportunity, but not class war; fraternity among all French men and women, but not dictatorship of the working class.
The insurrectional component was, in terms of the number of participants and the underlying causes of the uprising, a relatively minor facet of the Cordobazo when compared to either the worker-student protest or the popular revolt of the Cordoban citizenry.
We tell them- Sooner than later, the imperialist elites who govern the United States will have to learn to live with absolute respect with the insurrectional people of the .
The conduct of a non-state actor may be imputed to a state when: the actor is in fact acting on the instructions of, or under the direction or control of, a state in carrying out the conduct; (32) the actor is exercising elements of governmental authority in the absence or default of official authorities; (33) the conduct is subsequently adopted by a state; (34) or the conduct is that of an insurrectional movement that becomes the new government of a state.