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Obama: Trump Not Ideological, But Pragmatic

RealClearPolitics - 14 Nov 2016
President Obama is asked by ABC's Martha Raddatz what "concerns" him about a Trump presidency at a press conference held Monday afternoon. The president said Trump was able to tap into the "anxieties" of people and had few "policy prescriptions" but ...

Merkel and Putin Sound Pragmatic Notes After Years of Tension

New York Times - 18 Aug 2018
Analysts had viewed the meeting as a chance to put relations between Berlin and Moscow on more pragmatic ground after years of increasing tensions. Mr. Putin seemed to suggest the same in his comments beforehand, saying in particular that he wanted ...

Google Outgrows Its Youthful Ideals

Wall Street Journal - 16 Aug 2018
The latest evidence of Google's pragmatic side is its Dragonfly project, a version of its search engine that would conform to China's strict censorship, so that Google can bring search back to that country after abandoning it in 2010. But this is ...

Arsenal: Pragmatic approach against Chelsea logical

Pain In The Arsenal - 17 Aug 2018
Arsenal's away form last season was nothing short of utterly despicable. The game against Chelsea will be no easy feat, the Gunners must be cautious. Arsenal started the season in a “less than ideal” way. Losing the first game to Manchester City may ...

The Pragmatic Left Is Winning

New York Times - 10 Aug 2018
The happy surprise is how many are winning. Unsexy as it sounds, the real story of progressive politics right now is the steady accumulation of victories — some small, some major — thanks to a welcome and unaccustomed outbreak of left-wing pragmatism.

Turkish leader talks big, but can be pragmatic in crises

News-Herald.com - 15 Aug 2018
Erdogan has shown a pragmatic side in overcoming bitter disputes in the past, including with Israel and Russia. He has often fired up supporters with harsh criticism of the European Union, but his government continues to engage the EU even though its ...

Demboski: A pragmatic way to build a winning GOP ticket for governor

Must Read Alaska (blog) - 17 Aug 2018
Demboski: A pragmatic way to build a winning GOP ticket for governor. By AMY DEMBOSKI GUEST CONTRIBUTOR. This year, I am thinking about the general election, not the primary, because if we lose in November, the effort to oust Gov. Bill Walker will ...

Vajpayee stood for achieving pragmatic consensus: Sri Lanka

The Statesman - 17 Aug 2018
Sri Lanka on Friday condoled former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's death saying that his signature in politics was achieving pragmatic consensus. “It is with deep sadness that I learn of the passing away of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former ...

The pragmatic left, socialists included, is winning

The Durango Herald - 13 Aug 2018
On Tuesday, Rashida Tlaib, a member of the Democratic Socialists of America, won her primary in Michigan, and she is now overwhelmingly likely to become the first Muslim congresswoman. In a referendum, people in Missouri voted 2-1 to overturn an ...

Brazil's Alckmin to follow pragmatic trade policy: running mate

Reuters - 08 Aug 2018
BRASILIA (Reuters) - If Brazilian presidential candidate Geraldo Alckmin is elected in October, his government will follow a more pragmatic approach to trade partners Russia and China in order to open markets for its food exports, his running mate said ...

Landrieu: Democrats must 'govern in a pragmatic way'

CNN - 29 Jul 2018
And yeah, it is really important for us to make sure that if we are given the responsibility to govern, that we govern in a pragmatic way, in a big tent way that makes sense." Landrieu has found his way onto lists of potential 2020 contenders as ...

Mexico City seeks pragmatic solutions to transport pollution

Financial Times - 31 Jul 2018
It looks like a mosaic with mostly purple and red tiles at the top graduating to yellow and green at the bottom. But the chart Beatriz Cárdenas is poring over is not a piece of modern art, it is a piece of modern history, illustrating one of Mexico's ...

The question for Unai Emery and Arsenal is pragmatism or process

The Short Fuse - 17 Aug 2018
The rumblings started early, far earlier than anyone expected at a post-Arsène Wenger Arsenal. After a wave of pre-match optimism, Arsenal were back, conceding routine goals and making comedic errors at the back. The error that caused the fans to turn ...

Pragmatic Periyarist

Frontline - 17 Aug 2018
"A society which was genuinely 'divided' would not be a society any more...

Houstonians are pragmatic about bond vote: Just do it! [Opinion]

Houston Chronicle - 08 Aug 2018
It's no secret that Texans don't like taxes, and Harris County residents are no different. But a new survey points to another quintessentially Houston trait. We are a pragmatic people. A majority of people from Houston and Harris County say they are ...

Taking a Pragmatic Approach to Smart Contracts

Global Banking And Finance Review (press release) - 18 Aug 2018
Like with any new technology, a pragmatic approach must be adopted and current limitations must be taken into account. As Matthew Williams, Consultant and AkberDatoo, Managing Partner at D2 Legal Technology insist, any lawyers looking to adopt smart ...

Zack Wheeler takes pragmatic approach to all the trade talk

New York Post - 28 Jul 2018
PITTSBURGH — Zack Wheeler is pragmatic about his place in the baseball universe and the market for his services. MLB's non-waiver trade deadline is Tuesday at 4 p.m., and the Mets right-hander realizes he could easily be dealt before then. The Mets ...

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