The right appears ready to shred any institution and promote any myth to assure its success or explain its failures.
But the fact that it has fallen short of its ideal is less about the institution itself than the will of its key members.
To remedy the “great crisis” in the institution of marriage, the pledge demands a number of steps.
He talks to Isabel Wilkinson about bringing down the institution.
This was gravely disconcerting for the monarchy as an institution, or a business, if you like.
These are of her own institution, and form her ecclesiastical discipline.
It is too difficult to invent and create an institution, for a purpose, out of nothing.
After what person, or persons, shall the institution be called?
Although we speak of marriage as an institution, it is only an imperfect one.
It sends its roots through every institution and custom of the land.
c.1400, "action of establishing or founding (a system of government, a religious order, etc.)," from Old French institucion "foundation; thing established," from Latin institutionem (nominative institutio) "disposition, arrangement; instruction, education," noun of state from institutus (see institute). Meaning "established law or practice" is from 1550s. Meaning "establishment or organization for the promotion of some charity" is from 1707.