The whole distribution system broke down.
It looks like the messaging system is back up.
The Communist system eschewed political liberties in favor of economic ones.
We have a police force and a court system to apply the laws equally to all.
Adrenaline started through her system again, clearing some of the fog in her mind.
Although the poor may not believe that wealth is attainable for them, they do not want to rock the boat and risk disrupting the system that guarantees them at least some income.
While not confining myself to any special system of instruction, I have tried to add to her general information and intelligence, to enlarge her acquaintance with things around her, and to bring her into easy and natural relations with people.
The only system error is … five sensors were tripped when the field was disengaged, she murmured with a frown.
The meds in her system, the weakness from her injury, the night itself was too much for her to digest fully.
She'd been safe for ten days on her own; maybe hacking into the fed system to change her profile was enough to draw the attention of someone working for General Greene.
She set it to connect with the fed's central computer system just before dawn, hoping to draw attention away from the town of Randolph while giving her a head start.
We have established that outsourcing, free trade, and technological advance all have the same effect on the system: They lower prices and increase net wealth.
It triggers your house's fire system if it detects it has caught on fire.
If the poor believe they have less justice than the rich, they buy into the system less. 4.
When the poor see people like themselves (in terms of race, religion, age, gender, etc.) getting ahead, they buy into the legitimacy of the system more. 5.
Finally, when the poor see their income shrink while the income of the rich rises, they will buy into the system less.
However, if they are getting wealthier over time, even if the rich are getting wealthier faster, the poor will tend to accept the system more.
This might be the adoption of commercial standards as well as the creation and operation of a civil court system and laws.
The system had an office, Overseer of the Poor, in each of 1,500 parishes.
The system provided for some amount of charity and public works, and was financed by a "poor rate"—a property tax.
This abuse resulted in an overhaul of the system that sought to tie the poor to their original parish.
The system was revised in the 1830s because it was viewed as discouraging work by interfering with the laws of supply and demand relating to labor.
The new system prohibited any relief given to the poor outside of a workhouse while simultaneously lowering the quality of the workhouses to discourage the poor from using them except as a last resort.
No such system of laws controls relations among nations, no significant world police force exists, and the world court system is very weak.
It is a pacific system, operating to cordialize mankind, by rendering nations, as well as individuals, useful to each other.
Now we have an interlocked banking system that moves money around the world at light speed.
Since Bishop Brooks died I have read the Bible through; also some philosophical works on religion, among them Swedenborg's "Heaven and Hell" and Drummond's "Ascent of Man," and I have found no creed or system more soul-satisfying than Bishop Brooks's creed of love.
For no system of marks in a lexicon can tell one how to pronounce a word.
My brother Ralph, bless his soul, lost a son to the system after a divorce.
I'll add the message system to the list of shit I have to fix.
Its function could determine the meaning of the symbols, since the most ancient Immortal writing is based on a complex system of symbolic context.
But he made a system of his own by combining the teaching of his master with parts of the doctrines of others, and with mysticism imbibed from the great teacher Ghazali.
But, though opposed to the principles of the Revolution, Consalvi was far from being a blind obscurantist, and he recognized the urgent need for reform in the system of papal government.
Unfortunately, his efforts were all too often thwarted by a sympathetic judge or a system that could not find jail space for the numbers of criminals brought before it.
Within half an hour, the metal door leading to the tunnel system was cleared away.
Lana hacked into the federal system, changing her own profile.
A system of some sort was killing him--Pierre--depriving him of life, of everything, annihilating him.
But my car is not a CD player, GPS navigation system, or air conditioner.
I define wisdom as deriving a course of action from applying a value system to a situation.
No more trying to retrace your steps to find your car keys; you can see where you left them by checking your GPS system records.
My car, refrigerator, lawnmower, sprinkler system, smoke alarms, locks, and even my clothes.
Granted, you may have gotten up and left simply because you received an urgent phone call or text instead of dislike for the movie, so would you let the system check your reason for departure by looking at your incoming call and text records before your "I got up and left the movie" vote was cast?