Listen: I absolutely and entirely renounce and abjure
all allegiance and fidelity I shudder when I imagine Filipinos uttering those words against the beating of their hearts.
The common thread running through all the essays is the relationship of women to their Islamic faith, and their attempts to reinterpret it, reform it, denounce it, abjure
it or simply to protect themselves from its deleterious effects.
The government reiterated that the Maoists must first abjure
violence before talks could be held with them on ending their decades-long armed struggle in various parts of the country.
"We also believe therefore that any reconciliation or reintegration effort there should include only those who abjure
violence, renounce terrorism and pledge to abide by the values of democracy and pluralism and the Afghan Constitution," she said.
saying 'We will abjure
violence and we are prepared for talks,'" Chidambaram said.
Es hora de que los medios impresos presionemos para el establecimiento de una ley de publicidad gubernamental que abjure
de los humores, filias y fobias de los gobernantes en turno, tanto en el ambito federal como en los niveles locales, para transitar a una plena libertad de prensa que evite la censura disfrazada y, lo que es peor, la autocensura de los mismos medios.
Chidambaram on Wednesday said the government had no choice but to fight Naxalites if they did not abjure
violence and come to the negotiation table to resolve their problems.
One has some quibbles: Protestant martyrs are said to have refused to abjure
'their faiths' whereas it was really their 'heresies'.
And Khomeini's comments were broad, telling all military officers they should stay away from politics, not simply abjure
membership in parties.
The overwhelming majority of Islamist political formations abjure
violence and factions that engage in violent activity often do so in response to state repression or foreign occupation.
Pragmatic critiques--that, for example, such projects are luxuries we cannot afford in divisive times--may be politically salient, but they are artistically conservative, restricting artists to relations they abhor and obliging them to abjure
their most far-reaching propositions.
''The RNA would carry out more vigorous offensive action if the Maoists ignored the royal call to abjure
violence and continued with their so-called people's war,'' Nepalese newspapers Friday quoted the army chief as saying.