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How to use the word BEACON in a Sentence?

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So our hope is that... this boycott would result in changes in the law, because we understand that when you restrict people's ability to vote, you create a democracy that isn't fully functioning for all of us. And if we are to continue to be a beacon of hope for all democracies around the world, we must stand our ground.

Ilhan Omar

Found on CNN
14 days ago

Top News

Twenty years, even 10 years ago, you couldn't win a county wide election as a Republican, we were hit hard by North American Free Trade Agreement and we felt left out. ... And President Trump, who wasn't from the swamp, President Trump offered a shiny beacon.

Joe Bellino

Found on CNN
6 months ago

Politics

Ruth Bader Ginsburg gave us hope, a public figure who stood for integrity and justice - a responsibility Ruth Bader Ginsburg did not wear lightly, ruth Bader Ginsburg will be missed not only as a beacon of light in these difficult times but for Ruth Bader Ginsburg razor sharp wit and extraordinary humanity. Ruth Bader Ginsburg taught us all so much. I will miss Ruth Bader Ginsburg deeply.

Felicity Jones

Found on CNN
7 months ago

Top News

God bless you, Ruth Bader Ginsburg.I am not Ruth Bader Ginsburg.I but these were the first words that came to mind when I heard this very sad news. A titan. A beacon. A giant. What a loss. And she fought so hard for so long. Bless her.

Mindy Kaling

Found on FOX News
7 months ago

Entertainment

Equal rights and equal protection are the ideals and aspirations that made America a beacon of hope and leadership—an inspiration and a model nation. These are the real American values, or so I hope.

Kimano M. Edwards

added by Da1ofakind
7 months ago

This is really strange circumstances because normally under pressure entertainment and music always survives. People want to feel good. They wan na come out and see music and we wan na be able to be there as a beacon to help remind them that everything is going to be OK during hard times, but this has been crippling because people can't gather together.

Zac Brown

Found on CNN
9 months ago

Entertainment

The United States and Tennessee have always been, since the very founding of our nation, a shining beacon of freedom and opportunity for the persecuted and oppressed, particularly those suffering religious persecution, my administration has worked extensively to determine the best outcome for Tennessee, and I will consent to working with President Trump and his administration to responsibly resettle refugees.

Bill Lee on Wednesday

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

The flare must have been a bit like a lighthouse beam, imagine darkness, and then someone switches on a lighthouse beacon for a brief period of time.

Joss Bland-Hawthorn

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Top News

We really need to respond to the reality of treatment of vulnerable people at the border, we believe our country should uphold values of dignity, values of being a king of a beacon of hope in our world. We see this as something thatsnot happening.

Christopher Kerr

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

U.S.

This is the right that we deserved from a long time ago, as a beacon in Asia, I hope Taiwan's democracy and human rights could have a ripple effect on other countries in Asia.

Chi Chia-wei

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

World

Not only in communities like this, but people who go through some tough times in their lives, columbine has become a beacon of hope.

Frank DeAngelis

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

U.S.

The extension was seen as a beacon hope, i think there will be a mobilization of voters who want to take part in what will be the most important and high-profile election in the history of the European Union.

Tom Brufatto

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

Where the UK used to be beacon for stability, we are now becoming a laughing stock, it has been clear for weeks, that the only way that this will be resolved is through compromise between the government and parliament.

Juergen Maier

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Business

This case must stand as a beacon to others that this conduct cannot be accepted.

Greg Andres

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Top News

Astronism will be my eternal beacon.

Cometan

added by AstronistInstitution
2 years ago

I am not at all concerned that anyone in the world can look at the United States and understand it to be anything but a beacon of hope, democracy and freedom, we have a long history of that and it has continued under the Trump administration.

United States

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

Those women need to keep their jobs, and all women need to be able to work, to be able to thrive, without fear. This kind of behavior exists across industries, and it is so long overdue for it to stop, this is a moment when we all need to be a beacon of light for those women, for all women, and for ourselves.

Ann Curry

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Latest Headlines

We’re saying, look, if you have problems with drugs or alcohol or depression, we’re here as a beacon of hope to come and to give people a better future.

Jayson Williams

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Health

In my experience working with patients, I’ve found that the universe can be an extraordinary beacon, no matter who we are and what our backgrounds are. When we attune ourselves to its frequency, it often answers our expectations and intentions. It also protects us from grave dangers. And, over time, it guides us to powerful places we might never have even imagined.

Paul Hokemeyer

added by anonymous
4 years ago

We can make Britain a beacon for open trade, we have already had a number of countries saying 'we'd love to do a trade deal with the world's fifth-biggest economy without having to deal with the other 27 members of the EU.'.

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox

Found on Reuters
4 years ago

World

GotaTIPfrom theRIGHTor theLEFT ? EmailFoxNewsFirst@FOXNEWS.COM POLL CHECK Real Clear Politics Averages General Election : Clinton vs. Donald Trump : Hillary Clinton +5.7 points Generic Congressional Vote : Democrats +2.3 PIVOT : HILLARY LAMENTS PARTISANSHIP Free Beacon :.

Hillary Clinton

Found on FOX News
4 years ago

Politics

When we go around the world saying, 'We're the beacon of democracy' and you know, with the Constitution and human rights and all that stuff, and that he's the president? look, there's no negating the fact that he's a great showman. But we're talking about the highest office in the United States of America. This is not a TV show.

Spike Lee

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Politics

We could hear it coming but saw no sign of the landing lights. It was dark, it got louder and louder ; then you could see the glow of the red beacon under the plane. He overshot the turn and went right over the car park and control tower as he powered up and went around for another try.

Daryl Chapman

Found on CNN
5 years ago

World

A united Cyprus will stand as a beacon of hope in a tumultuous part of the world.

State John Kerry

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

World

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