Some have questioned whether Friedman's thesis is 100 percent true, mentioning NATO air strikes against Yugoslavia as a potential exception.
Maybe, but he strikes me as a more direct type—not someone who'd pull off a stunt like that.
They were too deep and knotted to be from the daggers or the whip or the hand strikes of his master and his master's men.
The magic took hold of her, and she danced away from his strikes as if they were in slow motion.
I heard a tornado never strikes twice in the same spot.
It strikes me the boy could use a friend.
The news that no one had survived the strikes on her condo building made tears rise for a different reason.
One of the guardsmen was half the size of the other two, and his strikes were almost too fast and low for her to catch.
Taran cursed the animal again under his breath and blocked two strikes before they broke free of the footmen.
One of the ancient trade routes across the Sahara - that from Tripoli to Kuka in Bornu - strikes the lake at its northwest corner, but this has lost much of its former importance.
From doing so by illness or strikes; (4)
The colonies were, however, to have other and bitter experiences of strikes before Labour recognized that of all means for settling industrial Australians in South America.
But Pfuel, like a man heated in a fight who strikes those on his own side, shouted angrily at his own supporter, Wolzogen:
Talon's strikes had torn Jonny's chest and abdomen open.
Isac was the first to slam an axe into Darian's body, his brutal strikes falling over and over.
Darian saw the fury cross Jenn's face, and her next strikes were fast and hard enough they might've given her the upper hand she needed.
We are most horrified by that which strikes closest to us and reminds us of our own mortality.
She waited to feel the walls shake from more strikes but felt nothing.
It took four strikes before the door caved with a crunch.
There are missile strikes on this side now.
I can't stop the strikes if I can't get through on my net.
Strikes due west of my last position.
Tell him I locked down all missile strikes on domestic territory.
New South Wales was the first country which endeavoured to settle its labour grievances through the ballot-box and to send a great party to parliament as the direct representation of Labour, pledged to obtain through legislation what it was unable to obtain by strikes and physical force.
The strikes of the years 1890 and 1892 are just as important on account of their political consequences as from the direct gains or losses involved.
The act contained stringent provisions forbidding strikes; but in this respect it failed to effect its purpose, several strikes occurring in the years following its enactment, in which there were direct refusals to obey awards.
In Western Australia, too, the act failed to prevent strikes taking place.
A violent gust strikes the plate, which is driven back and carried by its own momentum far past the position in which a steady wind of the same force would place it; by the time the motion has reached the pen it has been greatly exaggerated by the springiness of the connexion, and not only is the plate itself driven too far back, but also its position is wrongly recorded by the pen; the combined errors act the same way, and more than double the real maximum pressure may be indicated on the chart.
13; in this arrangement the needle strikes against small tubes formed of tin-plate.
In the rotation of crops there is an amazing diversityshifts of two years, three years, four years, six years, and in many cases whatever order strikes the fancy of the farmer.
The number of industrial strikes has risen from year to year, although, on account of the large number of persons involved in some of them, the rise in the number of strikers has not sUlk always corresponded to the number of strikes, During, es.
During the great railway strikes of 18 9 4 Eugene V.
He was nominated by his party in 1892 for re-election, but was defeated by Cleveland, this result being due, at least in part, to the labour strikes which occurred during the presidential campaign and arrayed the labour unions against the tariff party.
Petitions continued to flow in to the emperor's cabinet, praying for a national representation, from the zemstvos, from the nobles and from the professional classes, and their moral was enforced by general agitation, by partial strikes, and by outrages which culminated at Moscow in the murder of the Grand-duke Sergius (February 4th, 1 9 05).
Christian theology, however, strikes out a line of its own.
Strikes a blow at the custom of purveyance.
Com posed mainly of elements drawn from the Left, and dependent for a majority upon the support of the subversive groups of the Extreme Left, the formation of this cabinet gave the signal for a vast working-class movement, during which the Socialist party sought to extend its political influence by means of strikes and the organization of labor leagues among agricultural laborers and artisans.
During the first six months of 1901 the strikes numbered 600, and involved more than 1,000,000
The strikes and other economic agitations at this time may be divided roughly into three groups: strikes in industrial centres for higher wages, shorter hours and better labor conditions generally; strikes of agricultural laborers in northern Italy for better contracts with the landlords; disturbances among the south Italian peasantry due to low wages, unemployment (particularly in Apulia), and the claims of the laborers to public land occupied illegally by the landlords, combined with local feuds and the struggle for power of the various influential families.
Unfortunately these genuine grievai~ces were taken advantage of by the Socialists for their own purposes, and strikes and disorders were sometimes promoted without cause and conciliation impeded by outsiders who acted from motives of personal ambition or profit.
Whereas in the past the strikes had been purely local and due to local conditions, they now appeared of more general and political character, and the sympathy strike came to be a frequent and undesirable addition to the ordinary economic agitation.
In March 1902 agrarian strikes organized by the leg/fe broke out in the district of Copparo and Polesine (lower valley of the Po), owing to a dispute about the labor contracts, and in Apulia on account of unemployment.