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elitism

Politics the belief that society should be governed by a select group of gifted and highly educated individuals
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'Every member of the council has an equal right in share of development funds, but to create means of embezzlement huge funds were granted on the basis of favoritism,' he added.
According to some of the truckers who spoke exclusively to the Nigerian Tribune, favoritism on the part of security officials mandated to carry out the call-up system will definitely rear its ugly head again because the NPA has failed to implement an automated call-up system.
In the end, a weak son, sickly and thin grows to be a confident lad, and the other fellow who was already blessed with a good constitution remains strong, and as he grows older and has children realizes that what he had earlier called favoritism and what the majority in our country now call appeasement was necessary and is, for healthy growth.
Summary: Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Responding to the allegations that favoritism was shown in giving Yash Bharti Awards during his tenure, Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said that the Yogi Adityanath-led government too should favour its own people for the Yash Bharti awards.
KHYBER AGENCY -- Elders and civil society members from across Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have alleged officials of Refugees Affected and Hosting Areas (RAHA) FATA Secretariat of corruption, nepotism and favoritism in various schemes in tribal areas.
The eight contributions that make up the main body of the text cover corruption risks in the Romanian infrastructure sector, political favoritism in Croatian public procurement, UkraineAEs uncertain reform process, and many other related subjects.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Interior Ministry has abolished the exam requirement for employment in certain state offices in what is seen as a pretext to allow further favoritism towards those deemed close to the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party).
When workplace relationships don't work out, businesses sometimes have multi-tiered problems to deal with, including potential sexual harassment cases, favoritism and conflicts of interest.
While the board was happy to accept the challenge and took on the ice water with smiles on their faces, Chairman Neil Sulmasy was quick to point out that their participation in no way signaled any favoritism of one charitable organization over another.
Reeve, Ross, Emily and Evan gab about the one-year anniversary of the Legislature's famous filibuster, the upcoming Texas Democratic Party convention, and the latest on the investigation into alleged favoritism in UT-Austin admissions.
ZCZC TO INVESTIGATE THE MODERATING ROLE OF FAVORITISM ON EMPLOYEES MOTIVATION
Parental favoritism or parental differential treatment (Rose, 2004) may be defined as treating one or more children more positively than other children, and singling out one or more children for negative treatment has been termed disfavoritism (Brody, Copeland, Sutton, Richardson, & Guyer, 1998).