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  1. Political statement

    The term political statement is used to refer to any act or non-verbal form of communication that is intended to influence a decision to be made for or by a political party. A political statement can vary from a mass demonstration to the wearing of a badge with a political slogan. It was a term popularised in the 1960s but still has some currency. The term has also been used to describe negotiated statements such as the Seville Statement on Violence or the Waldorf Statement, or extempore utterances with political implications.

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  1. Troy Luginbill:

    The board decided 11 firearms are not worth the chance of getting the museum shut down, We aren't trying to make a political statement.

  2. Turkey Activist Baris Sulu:

    Regardless of what the president says, I am a citizen pursuing my rights, as a gay man, even saying 'I exist,' is a political statement.

  3. Iraq Perry:

    Barack Obama was more interested in making a political statement than he was living in the world of reality, there's delusional thinking going on at the White House.

  4. Dan Misleh:

    Our hope is that people realise this is not a political statement, a scientific statement, or a social statement, it will have economic, political, and social consequences, but it’s not intended to be a statement in those arenas.

  5. Chris Gast:

    I thought the ad was funny. It was a big hit at the Super Bowl party I was at, and I was surprised how NARAL reacted, having an ultrasound is a very common experience for parents around the country, and I do n’t understand why NARAL finds a common everyday experience like having a baby to be a strong political statement.

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