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politics

noun campaigning, civilis ratio, governance, government, matters of state, partisanism, party leadership, party politics, party system, political affairs, political influence, political involvement, political maneuvers, political methods, political partisanship, political process, pooitical strategy, public service, state affairs, statesmanship
Associated concepts: campaign financing laws, disclosure laws, election laws, lobbying laws, reporting laws
Foreign phrases: Politiae legibus non leges, politiis adappandae.Politics should be adapted to the laws, not the laws to politics.
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Every movable was packed off, as if it were dismissed from public life for evermore; the floor was swept and watered, the lamps were trimmed, fuel was heaped upon the fire; and the warehouse was as snug, and warm, and dry, and bright a ball-room, as you would desire to see upon a winter's night.
Some of the briefer articles, which contribute to make up the volume, have likewise been written since my involuntary withdrawal from the toils and honours of public life, and the remainder are gleaned from annuals and magazines, of such antique date, that they have gone round the circle, and come back to novelty again.
It was a particularly impudent form of lunacy--and when it got loose in the sphere of public life of a country, it was obviously the duty of every good citizen.
If it were known that as a young man, secretary to a great and important minister, you sold a Cabinet secret for a large sum of money, and that that was the origin of your wealth and career, you would be hounded out of public life, you would disappear completely.
The first session focused on finding methods to enhance women's participation in public life through inclusive economic policies.
MANAMA: A high-level forum on women's participation in public life and equal opportunities in the private sector begins on Tuesday.
This conference will also take stock on the progress in implementing the regional recommendations to strengthen gender equality in public life included in the OECD-CAWTAR report "Women in Public Life: Gender, Law and Policy in the Middle East and North Africa".
Professor Sophie GilliatRay said she was disappointed when young Muslims from Cardiff went to fight with IS in Syria and work must be done to engage the community in public life so young Welsh Muslims feel they belong.
The apparent hypocrisy is grotesque when he publicly preached high standards and morality, as shameful a case of double standards as you're likely to find in public life.
Gender equality and the participation of women in public life were the focus of an OSCE-organized seminar in Ashgabat on April 29.
e Assembly panel made up of three men and chaired by a man was quizzed over the lack of female gures in public life by an audience expected to be mostly made up of women.
I'm sure he will go on contributing to public life after he leaves the Commons.

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