BEIRUT: A child advocacy organization is decrying
the recent decision by the Education Ministry to exclude non-Lebanese students from a free textbook distribution program.
Class," the hard-dreaming hero's tutorial in high-society life, is brilliantly laced with the humor of delusion, and a song like "In the Movies," while decrying
the phoniness of cinema's depiction of "real life," nonetheless plays like a celebration of the act of being suckered by escapism.
Indeed, in his February 1999 announcement of the group's schedule for the year, PK founder and president McCartney promised to "offer men hope" while decrying
"the moral decline around us.
But the festivities were interrupted by protesters decrying
the abuse of donkeys during the race.
But before the City Council - a body that goes out of its way to pass measures decrying
civil-liberties violations in far-flung places - votes on these measures, its members might consider how great edifices are brought down by little chips in the foundation.
And many among that majority on March 5 had come to office decrying
the sad state of public education.
joined voices with leaders in the travel industry community in decrying
Tuesday's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, saying that "the spirit and resilience of the American people will not be diminished by these horrible acts.
Visually, the show is fun, and there are some bright moments - Mom gets picketed by protesters decrying
her desecration of sacred tombs; when Alice enlightens teen girls about being objectified, they end up playing volleyball in burqas.
As a child, I heard more sermons than I can count decrying
the evils of alcohol and gossip, lying and stealing.
the lack of leadership when it comes to developing a cleaner power supply system, Oakland Mayor Jerry Brown praised the City Council vote saying, "Local governments must show the way to energy independence by buying green power.
the effect of those expenditures on the election, the City Council rejected a plan last fall that would have limited contributions from individuals to the independent committees.
An anonymous letter decrying
the project circulated to several homes near the proposed development last week.
Environmentalists opposed the 66-foot tall dam, decrying
the loss of 40 oak trees and because they believe the site not sound for building.
About 30 of SAG's 98,000 members marched outside the guild's headquarters, decrying
the plan that would allow independent production companies and advertising firms to take an ownership stake in talent agencies.
A day after I criticized KABC-TV (Channel 7) for its cursory coverage of the protest violence Monday night outside the Democratic National Convention, the station did smart, sterling work on Wednesday's skirmish between police and protesters decrying
, among other things, police brutality.