neutrality neutrality  /nu ˈtræ lə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) nonparticipation in a dispute or war
  2. (n) tolerance attributable to a lack of involvement
  3. (n) pH value of 7

Usage(s):

  1. Congress still writes neutrality laws by hindsight, but it is still stirred to write them.
  2. AOL has benefited from this neutrality.

News

  1. Canal change could alter SilverRock's challenging 15th hole

    Only a handful of golf holes in the Coachella Valley inspire equal measures of admiration and disdain while rarely inspiring neutrality or indifference.
    on July 5, 2013     Source: The Desert Sun

  2. Musings on the Coast: Neutrality In America

    America is a place of turmoil. While I was growing up in Newport Beach, there were TV stories of fire hoses spraying black people and race riots in Los Angeles. Then there was war in a place called Vietnam and my parents worried I would be called up and killed. None of it was real [...] The post Musings on the Coast: Neutrality In America appeared first on Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper, The ...
    on July 4, 2013     Source: The Laguna Beach Independent

  3. Sunni cleric warns Christians over Lebanese army’s cooperation with Hezbollah

    A Sunni Muslim cleric in Lebanon’s second largest city accused the Lebanese army Tuesday of failing to maintain its neutrality in the country’s sectarian rivalries amid widespread reports that it had fought alongside Hezbollah’s military wing in a battle against a rogue Sunni cleric last week.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

Quotes

  1. On Sunday, after meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, Mr. Abbas told reporters: "We do not want the Americans to negotiate on our behalf. All that we want from them is to stand by (our) legitimacy ...... and have a minimum of neutrality."
    on May 18, 2008 By: Mahmoud Abbas Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "We will preserve and protect the personal privacy and civil liberties that we cherish as Americans," Obama said. "Indeed, I remain firmly committed to net neutrality so we can keep the Internet as it should be -- open and free."
    on May 29, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: EasyBourse.com

  3. In today's message, Bin Laden said: "Abu Musab had clear instructions to focus his fight on the occupiers, particularly the Americans and to leave aside anyone who remains neutral. But for those who refused [neutrality] and stood to fight on the...
    on Jun 30, 2006 By: Osama bin Laden Source: guardian.co.uk

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