REGULAR readers know that I sometimes mock"very serious people" politicians and pundits who solemnly repeat conventional wisdom that sounds tough-minded
The new film marks a rare foray into optimistic, family-friendly filmmaking for Clooney and Heslov, both of whom are believed to be attracted to tough-minded
, sceptical, even cynical movies.
The book is tough-minded
and depressing, not just because it describes his suffering but because it predicts ours.
She was tough-minded
, decent and effective in that role and is a good colleague.
In my experience, tough-minded
collaboration in education is typically more successful than tough-minded
Britain has a great new political leader and tough-minded
fairness will be at the heart of the work of the new generation.
This reform agenda represents the first truly tough-minded
, bold approach to changing the way we do business in education in Nevada.
In another speech at the LSCU meeting, Robert Hayes, chief of Florida's credit union regulation unit, said some CUs are failing to do due diligence on loan applications and urged his audience to be more tough-minded
on loan modifications.
While we're willing to reach out to the Iranians, as the president said, with an open hand, I think everybody in the administration from the president on down is pretty realistic and will be pretty tough-minded
if we still encounter a closed fist," he said.
From here we go back to Biggie's origins in Brooklyn, where he was raised by his tough-minded
single mother (Bassett).
This is a time when we need to be a little tough-minded
and understand that we can with diplomacy get one strategy so that there is no sense among the Burmese junta that they can run off and hide behind some country and avoid the reckoning of the rest of the world,'' Hill said, implicitly in reference to China, India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations which maintain an engagement approach.
idealist, he began on the right of the Labour Party but as the party moved to the centre under Tony Blair, he stayed firm in his beliefs and found himself, to his surprise in recent years, on the left.