speak with one voice

speak with one voice

To have or express a single, unified opinion. After the attack, politicians of all parties spoke with one voice to denounce violence and show support to the victims. My wife and I usually speak with one voice, but I just didn't like the thought of moving to the countryside.
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'There is no reason Africa should continue to be marginalized if we collaborate and speak with one voice to achieve a mutually respectful and beneficial partnership with the rest of the world,' he added.
"We want our people to speak with one voice not these small parties that will only divide our people for selfish reasons," Wamunyinyi said.
Coun Zaffar knows full well that the event would be rammed to the rafters with people who would "speak with one voice" and tell him where to stick his plan.
Onyeme lamented that the inability of the freight forwarding associations in the maritime sector to speak with one voice has further emboldened the Nigeria Customs Service to treat them with levity.
Regarding the latter statement about the copy, Zaharieva said that Bulgaria had participated in all working groups and at all levels in Brussels through its representatives.aThe government believes that it is good for Bulgaria to speak with one voice internationally.
So we must speak with one voice because that is how we will be respected," she said during World Maritime Day celebrations at Mama Ngina Grounds in Mombasa.Ms Karigithu warned the seafarers against creating divisions among themselves saying they will drag down the sector.
Come on my fellow Welsh men and women, let us speak with one voice and say no to England, let us rally to a just cause, let us not forget the tremendous good the NHS has done for us all over the last 70 years, and honour the Welsh man who by his actions give us the NHS, far better than naming the bridge after he who pretends to be a prince of Wales.
Motlhabane said during the handicraft exhibition that consumers still lacked knowledge about pricing of handicraft saying it was time artists speak with one voice regarding the value of their products and the price tag it deserved.
'On certain issues of primordial importance to the political, economic, and social interest of our people, the three departments of our government must speak with one voice,' he also noted.
said it is "gravely alarmed by continued allegations" of the use of chlorine gas by the Syrian Regime "to terrorize innocent civilians, this time in Idlib Province near Saraqib." State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a statement Monday "this attack is the sixth such reported instance in the past 30 days in Syria." "We implore the international community to speak with one voice, taking every opportunity to publicly pressure the Assad regime, and its supporters, to cease its use of chemical weapons and hold those responsible accountable for these brutal attacks," she stressed.
THE SNP Brexit minister yesterday called on rival parties to "speak with one voice" in a bid to keep the UK in the single market and the customs union.
'Only condemnation resolutions are not enough, but both the government and opposition must speak with one voice for this issue,' he said, and lamented international community's silence over the tragedy.
September 1, 2017 (NEW YORK) -- There is a need for the regional and international community to speak with one voice on South Sudan, said the Ethiopian ambassador to the United Nations on Friday.
However MP James Wharton says: "It underlines why the combined authority structure needs to be resolved and for our area to speak with one voice when it comes to these organisations.