“The creditors are in charge, and are unfortunately arguing for a policy of austerity, which is counterproductive,” he said.
Palestinian leaders also genuinely believe a return to violence would be counterproductive.
Both writers rejected the call and argued that a boycott is morally wrong and counterproductive.
As Rajdeep Singh noted, excluding Sikhs from the NYPD is counterproductive to the very idea of community-based policing.
To ignore this reality or try to change it by ignoring Hamas is both futile and counterproductive.
Failure to engage as forcefully on human rights will ultimately be counterproductive to American security and Chinese stability.
No, the problem with these attacks is that they are counterproductive politically.
Having a full-fledged parliamentary debate on this issue is such a bloody waste of time, and counterproductive.
Idealizing all these possibilities would be as counterproductive as demonizing literacy-based practical experiences.
The leadership in Bulgaria, as did those in other Eastern European countries, learned that repression was counterproductive.