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- ‘So I would say most of it ultimately is our advocation.’
- ‘None of these dissidents has so far expressed such clear advocation of a secular society.’
- ‘Speaking in terms of culture, not advocation, I find myself wondering about the center and its place in society.’
- ‘I can even imagine some of the bigger privacy advocation groups paying for it.’
- ‘There is an overt advocation of group hatred evolving here that should be offensive to everyone.’
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