Through astonishing ineptness, rather than principled policy, Israel is risking the anger of its bankroller
. Former Secretary of State James A.
Nonetheless, clubs are still falling over themselves to attract a would-be bankroller
and hoping against hope that he will be able to keep his promises and underwrite expenditure grossly in excess of income.
"The idea that you would have andhellip; a private company headed by a man [Erik Prince the former head of Blackwater] who was a major bankroller
of President Bush's campaign andhellip; potentially on the payroll for his company to provide hitmen to the Bush administration andhellip; is quite an explosive allegation," he said.
How will you answer charges that your county is godfather, bankroller
, arms supplier and good buddy to the racist thieves and colonizers that have turned it into a powder-keg?
According to the Saudi daily Okaz, the minister, however, then said, "Iran should not serve as a haven for, or bankroller
, of terror." He called on Iran "not to harbor terrorists from Al-Qaeda and not to serve as a launch pad or safe passage for terrorists."
An article by Michael Joseph Gross in the February issue of Vanity Fair portrays a drama that combines the "Citizen Kane" aspects of Pittsburgh Tribune-Review owner and conservative cause bankroller
Richard Scaife with a "War of the Roses" almost comic dramedy of their split.
military supplier, bankroller
and chief diplomatic backer was being overwhelmed by a resurgent anti-colonialist movement in the third world as well as being challenged by the "Socialist" bloc.
As the United States geared up for war--first as bankroller
and arms supplier of the Allies, and then as direct combatant after Pearl Harbor--the economy rebounded and virtually everyone was back to work, if not as a volunteer or draftee in the armed forces, then as a worker in war industries or in the rest of the newly revived economy.
Cherokee, based in several locations, including Elizabeth, N.J., is a longtime bankroller
of "brownfields," environmentally risky properties slated for conversion for useful purposes.
So why not seek investment from a company whose business it is to provide the 'readies'?" They identify GE Capital, an EDS customer, as a potential bankroller
, although other investment firms could also fulfil this role.
Leighton Samuel has made a similar pledge after his club's link with Pontypridd.
Saudi Arabia is also a worldwide bankroller
of Islamic charities, financial activities, and schools and movements sympathetic to radical causes.
Activists in South Africa, Canada, Brazil and 50 US cities staged protests against "the World's Most Destructive Bank." The Rainforest Action Network [www.ran.org] railed against Citigroup as the world's "Number One bankroller
of environmental destruction" and lambasted the bank for financing "the cutting of the last ancient redwood groves in California [and] ...
Rafsanjani opposed the Madrid formula and advocated the continuation of the intifada,(27) while Crown Prince Abdallah supported trying to make peace with Israel, so as to prove, he said, that Israel's "love for peace is an erroneous impression."(28) Crown Prince Abdallah's position gathered more support than did Rafsanjani's, but he must have been disappointed since he wanted the members to hold the next summit in Saudi Arabia, the initiator and premier bankroller
of the OIC.
Bousquet's case was the most unsettling: despite exposure of the particularly heinous deportation to Auschwitz during the war of Jewish children when he worked as a Vichy police official, he basked in a successful postwar career as banker and bankroller
of politicians, among them the President, Francois Mitterrand, whose friendship he retained into the 1980s.