reform movement

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a movement intended to bring about social and humanitarian reforms

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Since its inception in 1999, Birthright has also included trips organized by the North American Reform Movement.
I invited the leader of PDSH Reform Movement, Zijadin Sela to a meeting.
The reform movement asks for Islamic leaders to delete the notion of armed jihad from the understanding of Islam today.
Fighters of the Eritrean Islamic Reform Movement in an undated photo released by the group
The free and reform movement separated from the Justice and Equality and
Hess is correct that there is an impulse to be more rigorous in the school reform movement.
There can be no doubt that the rise of reform movement during the early stage of President Khatemi's administration had its momentum and brought some degree of hope among Iran's ethnic minorities for greater cultural and political rights.
The trial was yet another sign that Ahmadi-Nejad and his hard-line allies had already neutralized the reform movement as an organized force and were moving to consolidate power.
3 million American Jews who are members of a synagogue, about one-third attend a Conservative congregation--slightly less than the Reform movement, but more than the Orthodox.
The First of Causes to Our Sex": The Female Moral Reform Movement in the Antebellum Northeast, 1834-1848.
The LWVUS, the Campaign Legal Center and the Center for Excellence in Government released a report calling for a national redistricting reform movement and offering guidance for state-level redistricting reform efforts.
The best part of your July/August 2006 climate change issue was the Farm Animal Reform Movement and In Defense of Animals' "STOP GLOBAL WARMING: GO VEG" message on the back cover.
But a statement in the document rejecting "every sign of unjust discrimination" against homosexuals drew criticism from an Italian Christian gay association and a reform movement called We Are Church.
At the same time, the reform movement won the argument concerning potential friendly society insolvency and the need for government oversight and security.
The Reform movement in Juda-ism is rapidly closing in on its 200th anniversary.