Jordan fears the rise of hard-liners within its offshoot
of the Brotherhood because they have close ties with Hamas.
Studies indicate that drug money makes most of the financing for HuT's offshoots
like the IMU, al-Qaeda, and the Taliban.
Brought together by bassist Simon Fell, The Offshoot
is a spin-off from a BBC commission for the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival.
They seek far bigger profits, and an offshoot
of the business has appeared: Investors and their minions are populating websites with hip graphics and nominal online tools.
IN NOVEMBER the nonprofit group One Laptop per Child, an offshoot
of MIT's Media Laboratory, unveiled a prototype of a $100 laptop meant for underprivileged kids in remote parts of the developing world.
Here at the Prospect, we bow to no one in our long-standing admiration of Global Trade Watch, the offshoot
of Public Citizen that, along with the AFL-CIO, has led the way both in opposing the corporate model of globalization and positing a more democratic one.
Earth Education is here explained as a spiritual offshoot
of environmentalism, and Shamanism blends spiritual perceptions with understanding of nature's cycles and connections between spirituality and the earth.
* A new, patented technology that is an offshoot
of RIM has been developed by CardXX of Englewood, Colo., to encapsulate electronics into "smart cards." It is now available for license.
The Wolverhampton-based group's offshoot
currently has a five-year facilities management deal covering 7,500 BT sites which was due to expire in March but will now run for a further three years.
The service is run by an offshoot
of San Diego-based Horizon Ministries, and its counselors axe reportedly quoting Bible passages to gay youth, labeling them sinners, and referring them to the "ex-gay" ministry Exodus International.
Today, the Yasuda fishing company in Saitama, near Tokyo, sells a hardier strain of the Buenos Aires offshoot
as exotic sashimi and sushi.
"The DLA was an offshoot
of my dissertation 'The Agona Duakwa Project: A Case Study,' and it was later founded as a grassroots effort to bring computer and traditional literacy together for the people of Agona Duakwa and the Central Region" says Dr.