One of the things that might compromise these hopeful signs is the disarray of the US labour movement.
From the feedback received, the Committee is hopeful the the matter will be sorted out.
However, their bright and hopeful view of the future certainly stayed in my mind.
I am very hopeful these stories will help make the shift that frees the remaining refugees.
The club is hopeful the team will be able to turn out in its new away kit in the first league game of the season at Hartlepool on Saturday.
We see the emergence of these men and women of conscience as a positive and hopeful sign.
Nor is he very hopeful that there will ever be a ceasefire in his native land.
The country became a magnet for the international left, who saw hopeful signs in the revolution.
He is now waiting for the board to make their final decision but is hopeful he will prove the right man for the job.
Her father John said it was a terrible time for the family but they are hopeful she will make a good recovery.