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I was a strong proponent and it seems Jubilee [leaders were] disappointed that they did not get the chance to give validity to the poll.
Give validity to your voice by being a registered voter.
It is a pernicious practice used by Washington and cronies to single out Islam as a violent ideology, exacerbate anti-Islam sentiment and hate crimes, justify their never-ending lust for Muslim blood, give validity to their military expeditions in the region, and seize hold of its energy resources for good.
uk/) are an ideal way of encouraging students to look more closely at art and to give validity to their own interpretations, and is a marvellous example of the harnessing of collective knowledge.
It is my prayer that this recognition will give validity to the healing and reconciliation work that Winnipeg Inner City Missions currently does.
Though often times Rogers' ideas and theories are viewed as "quackery" I can't help but give validity to much of it.
Black reminds us that "individuals are a complex swirl of tendencies, dispositions, and sensibilities, and that identities change as the conditions in which we live give validity to different parts of ourselves.
Garvis Snook, chief executive of Rok, said: "We welcome the findings of this report which give validity to our arguments that a change in tax on property repairs could be cash neutral.
The aim of this pilot study is that of testing such neuropharmacological properties of standard dry EGb 761 extract of Ginkgo biloba in children with dyslexia to give validity to a successive double-blind trial with a control group and a greater number of subjects.
Using sophisticated analytical techniques, he compares the performance of horses when ridden by different jockeys, restricting his ratings to riders for whom there is enough data to give validity to his findings.
After coming of age, he decided that by helping bring victory to the United States in World War II, he could give validity to racial integration, choosing the skies of Europe as his battlefield and the airplane as his weapon.
Then the person apologetically gives a further explanation to try to give validity to the questions, such as, "I just teach in a smaller community, and I am not interested in teaching competition winners, so I really don't have any need to belong to local or state, let alone, a national association.