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The leader vowed to stop any attempt at counterrevolution.
Soldiers loyal to the President led the counterrevolution.
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But Steve Bannon’s rebels deserve a counterrevolution.
Welcome to life in the dreary trenches of a counterrevolution.
The fall of the Romanov dynasty in March 1917 did not spark violence or a counterrevolution – that would come a few months later when the Bolsheviks seized power in November 1917.
In the months after October 1917, Petrograd under the new Soviet Republic is increasingly threatened by not just famine, chaos and disease but also counterrevolution, factional betrayal and foreign intervention.
At the turn of the 20th century, the Democratic Party’s counterrevolution against Reconstruction-era reforms had reached its apex.
May, the conservative daughter of a country vicar, will probably be best remembered for advancing, inadvertently, a counterrevolution of the left.
But the supposed backstage liberal counterrevolution that critics fear has yielded modest results.
Count these as two more successes for the swell of authoritarianism buffeting the world, and the counterrevolution against the Arab Spring.
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