An alliance is a pact, coalition or friendship between two or more parties, made in order to advance common goals and to secure common interests.It is a Political agreement between countries to support each other in disputes with other countries. DeVarius Anderson
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... Illich advanced a "potent and highly influential critique" of the Alliance, seeing it as "bankrolled and organized by wealthy nations, foundations, and religious groups." The journalist AJ Langguth noted that many ... the United States during the years of the Alliance, the size of these deficits was well exceeded by the grants and credits provided by the USA to Brazil, even before factoring development loans and military ... also enjoyed large overall balance of payments surpluses during the Alliance years ...
... See also CategoryPeople from Alliance, Ohio Charles Armstrong, virologist Len Dawson, 1987 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Allan Funk, pro wrestler Pierre ...
... Sheridan led the Alliance from Babylon 5 for the first year ... When the Alliance headquarters in the Minbari city of Tuzanor were complete, Sheridan moved to Minbar ... He led the Alliance from there for over a decade ...
... The Holy Alliance (German Heilige Allianz Russian Священный союз, Svyashchennyy soyuz also called the Grand Alliance) was a coalition formed by the monarchist great powers of ...
... greater against an organization known as the Citizens' Alliance (the "Alliance") ... The Alliance was funded by mine management and actively opposed the union and the strike ... Knowing what poor condition the strikers were in, the Alliance took steps that purported to help the families ...
More definitions of "alliance":
- (noun): The state of being allied or confederated.
- (noun): A formal agreement establishing an association or alliance between nations or other groups to achieve a particular aim.
- (noun): An organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty.
Synonyms: coalition, alignment, alinement
- (noun): The act of forming an alliance or confederation.
Famous quotes containing the word alliance:
“In short, no association or alliance can be happy or stable without me. People cant long tolerate a ruler, nor can a master his servant, a maid her mistress, a teacher his pupil, a friend his friend nor a wife her husband, a landlord his tenant, a soldier his comrade nor a party-goer his companion, unless they sometimes have illusions about each other, make use of flattery, and have the sense to turn a blind eye and sweeten life for themselves with the honey of folly.”
—Desiderius Erasmus (c. 14661536)
“But wise men pierce this rotten diction and fasten words again to visible things; so that picturesque language is at once a commanding certificate that he who employs it, is a man in alliance with truth and God.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“An alliance is like a chain. It is not made stronger by adding weak links to it. A great power like the United States gains no advantage and it loses prestige by offering, indeed peddling, its alliances to all and sundry. An alliance should be hard diplomatic currency, valuable and hard to get, and not inflationary paper from the mimeograph machine in the State Department.”
—Walter Lippmann (18891974)