Jubilee 2000 calls for the international debts of the poorest countries to be written off, removing a burden hanging over millions of people so that they can enter the new century with a clean slate
. Using the same phrase, the Clean Slate Campaign encouraged individuals to take at least one practical step to wipe their personal slates clean in the run-up to the new Millennium.
Our workers came with a clean slate
and we rotated shifts regularly." Almar's staff of 25 part-time and full-time employees handle 500,000 pounds of cargo a month for BWIA.
In south Dade County, for example, the legacy of Hurricane Andrew--$30 billion in damage, 300,000 homeless, and more than 63,000 homes and 80 percent of Homestead-area businesses destroyed--is a clean slate
on which to build a new, more ecologically sound community.
But I took him aside when he came back and said 'It's a clean slate