Neither a civic voice nor a decent life is something a person should have to earn in zero-sum competition.
The Chinese do not view it as a zero-sum game in the manner of the Cold War.
But it is becoming a zero-sum game, where no party can win without others losing, and everyone is choosing sides.
Yet the function of blogging in a big-media context is not a zero-sum game.
The Palestinians initiated a zero-sum game that has given [Netanyahu] the upper hand.
Such hope is vital if we are ever to transcend the perpetual tit-for-tat, zero-sum game of everyday politics.
It means that impasses can only be broken by zero-sum victories by one party over another.
Advocates often describe a zero-sum game, in which more of one inevitably means less of the other.
The notion that justice is a zero-sum game, that any gains won by one group come at the expense of another, is nonsense.
These economies are predatory in the sense that they engage in zero-sum games.