Ernie Walker is right when he says it's absurd to make a distinction between amateur and pro footballers.
As part of a team of academics and think tankers
in Beijing, Berlin, Budapest, Delhi, Frankfurt, Oxford, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, we recently completed a three-year research project that takes stock of the last decade's debates about prevention and intervention, sovereignty and responsibility, selectivity and hypocrisy.
In the post-Cold War era, young politicians, academics and think tankers
failed to appreciate their value.
He added that all political figure and think tankers
of the country should set together and work for the elimination of the menace of terrorism from the country, adding that we don't want to give such like Pakistan to our children but we should give them a prosperous and peaceful country to our next generation.
Incredulity is also a good word to sum up the feelings at a roundtable in Washington DC that I attended a few days earlier, when US officials, military officers, and think tankers
questioned another prominent Saudi personality.
and policy researchers working on Egypt in the States do not know what to make of all of this, nor what to make of the Muslim Brotherhood's rhetoric when they come for their monthly Washington visit, which is identical to the NDP's rhetoric: Egypt is a democracy, human rights are being respected, there are problems but we have started a national dialogue, and only 4 or 5 non-influential parties haven't joined in, Egypt and the US have a strong and strategic partnership, the security of Israel is the security of Egypt, etc.
think tanks--and, in fact, rank-and-file think tankers
are more likely to be from academic backgrounds.
Yet I just don't agree with many politicians, writers, lawyers, and think tankers
on the right who equate their opposition to government affirmative action with adherence to the rigid principle that racial and ethnic groups exhibit no important differences and merit no differential consideration or treatment at any time by anyone.
I didn't get where I am today by asking Think Tankers
to answer silly questions.
Talent is the kind of guy who keeps liberal think tankers
awake deep into a restless night.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- I spent last week in China with a group of Turkish think tankers
Republican operatives and think tankers
seized on Friedman's ideas in the 1970s, expanded them into areas like health care, and fleshed out their philosophic and political logic.
For two-and-a-half hours, we ponder the same questions think tankers
, welfare bureaucrats, academics, and advocacy groups are asking about welfare reform: Why have the welfare rolls dropped so drastically?
In various Washington watering holes this summer, one of the favorite topics of dyspeptic discussion among conservative think tankers
and political operatives was this book by Larry Diamond, which presented a scathing critique of the Bush administration's mismanagement of post-invasion Iraq.
Norquist frequently hosts parties in his Capitol Hill townhouse in which grassroots activists and think tankers
mingle with members of Congress to drink beer, eat Chinese food, and smoke cigars.