Politicizing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 26 pages
Use in Literature PoliticizingBurns too could have governed, debated in National Assemblies; politicized, as few could.ndash;Thomas Carlyle in Heroes and Hero Worship.Every appointment in the public sector, down to the most insignificant sinecure, is still politicized.ndash;Sam Vaknin in The Belgian Curtain (Europe after Communism).Its actions have been politicised lately.ndash;Shmuel Vaknin in After the Rain.The church was a thoroughly corrupt, usurious and politicized body which contributed greatly to the ever increasing misery of its flock.ndash;Shmuel Vaknin in Russian Roulette: Russia's Economy in Putin's Era. Nonfiction Usage Journalism UsageChina - News: June 13, 2005 - Headline: China Says it Will Be a Good Trading Partner in Asia-Pacific. Author: Heda Bayron. Excerpt: We strongly call on relevant parties to pay respect to the WTO rules and properly handle the issue of textile trade through equal dialogue and consultation as well as concerted effort with us. We are resolutely opposed to easily applying restrictions and sanctions let alone politicizing the economic and trade issues, said Ms. Wu.China - News: January 4, 2006 - Headline: Koizumi Baffled By Attitude of China, S. Korea to War Shrine Visits. Excerpt: In a nationally televised news conference Wednesday marking the start of government business for the new year, Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi rapped China and South Korea for politicizing his annual pilgrimages to the Yasukuni war shrine.China - News: May 22, 2007 - Headline: US-China Economic Talks Focus on Trade. Author: Barry Wood. Excerpt: Economic and trade issues can only be correctly approached and addressed according to economic law, he said. Politicizing economic and trade issues is absolutely unacceptable.Cuba - News: September 6, 2006 - Headline: Bush Acknowledges Existence of Secret CIA Prisons. Author: Scott Stearns. Excerpt: Opposition Democrats say the president is politicizing that fight in hopes of helping members of his party running for Congress in November. White House officials say the speeches are not political and are meant to keep Americans informed about a serious threat.France - News: October 19, 2005 - Headline: Diplomats: US, France to Target Syria in UN Resolutions. Excerpt: Mr. Annan repeated comments made earlier this week that he hopes to avoid politicizing the findings of the investigators. But he noted that the report is only the beginning of the process of bringing Mr. Hariri's killers to justice.Germany - News: October 20, 2005 - Headline: Annan Receives Hariri Assassination Report. Excerpt: Twice this week, Secretary-General Annan warned against politicizing what is expected to be a politically explosive report. He told reporters there is still a long process ahead in bringing to justice anyone who might be involved in Mr. Hariri's death.Ghana - News: August 18, 2006 - Headline: Ghana's Political Parties in Upheaval Over Cocaine Problem. Author: Peter Clottey. Excerpt: He said the president can't be blamed for politicizing the cocaine scandal. ... "I don't know about stooping low. But the president was speaking in a very political party charged atmosphere. He was speaking at the inauguration of the new office of the NPP in greater Accra. That was a political party platform, and he was speaking as the leader of the NPP. And actually what he said was nothing new. We could accuse the president of politicizing the issue if he had introduced new dimensions to what was happening.".

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