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    • 19.11.07 | 09:47 (IST)

    According to Mirriam-Webster online dictionary, agenda means "a list or outline of things to be considered or done". So, how can the core issues - Jerusalem, refugees, borders be placed on the agenda, but will not be discussed? This is just another form of manipulation by the Americans who have become experts in inventing new terms and in twisting the existing ones. But I don't blame the Americans if they can get away with this silliness. But I do blame, and question the wisdom of, those who will allow themselves to be dragged to such a meeting that does not rise to the level of the most basic types of business meetings. As a hi-tech employee, I refuse to attend a meeting that has no clear agenda, that is open to people who have nothing to say or do with the goals of the meeting, and is being called by a person who is well known for wasting everybody else's time!

    from the article: It's better to stay home
    First published 00:00 19.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.11.07
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