What is another word for incitement?

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[ ɪnsˈa͡ɪtmənt], [ ɪnsˈa‍ɪtmənt], [ ɪ_n_s_ˈaɪ_t_m_ə_n_t]

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How to use "Incitement" in context?

"incitement" is defined as an inflammatory or provocative speech that encourages violence or overthrow of government. Governments around the world have used incitement charges to clamp down on protests and activist speech. In the U.S., incitement is a criminal offense.

In 2011, Egyptian Mohamed Mubarak was convicted of incitement to violence after he made a speech that was interpreted as calling for a violent uprising against the government. In India, students convicted of inciting people to violence through speeches and writings have been sentenced to imprisonment.

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