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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Tianna S. Paschel The protests that have emerged in the United States under the banner Black Lives Matter are similar to decades-old movements in Latin America. At the core of all of this organizing, according to Tianna S. Paschel , is the same attempt to humanize black people. While those...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 47–56.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Daniela Gomes; Janaya Khan Janaya Khan , the Canadian co-founder of Black Lives Matter–Toronto, and Daniela Gomes , a São Paulo-based journalist and scholar, are part of the same fight to end anti-black racism. They’re just doing it some 5,000 miles apart in different countries and languages...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... across oceans and boundaries to form a countrybased on freedom and equality for Black populations. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 citizenship Malcolm X African diaspora Black Lives Matter Marcus Garvey MARION S. TRIKOSKO MARION S. TRIKOSKO B irmingham , England...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 March 2016
... says, people have been told, “Don’t complain, because in the U.S. your brothers and sisters are worse than here.” This resonated with her Conversation partner, the co-founder of Black Lives Matter–Toronto, Janaya Khan, who derided the idea that “because there was no formal law segregating black...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 111–117.
Published: 01 December 2016
...?” In it, they argue that the logic of Black Lives Matter should govern “technology design.” The absence of people of color at various stages of programming and product development, they argue, leads to racist outcomes. Many studies have demonstrated that diversity of thought, gender, and race spurs greater...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 March 2012
... health and economic consequences to the one-third of Mongolia’s total population who live in the capital. The health impact of particulate matter isn’t the only concern. Air pollution, especially soot from combustion sources, can affect global and regional climates far beyond their immediate source...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 70–80.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., matters only deteriorated. The Afrikaans Medium Decree of 1974 forced all black schools to teach in English and Afrikaans, stripping the time spent receiving mother-tongue education and placing students at a serious educational disadvantage. This led to the Soweto Uprising of 1976, when thousands...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
... by a past not their own. But instead of freedom, the students had variations of the same story: No matter how hard or far they ran, they found themselves living in the long shadow of apartheid history. Under normal circumstances, statements such as “we are all leaders” are pure sentiment. Often...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 102–110.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... Living in the same city as doctors responsible for the protest against the Cubans, Roberta says she disapproves of their attitude. Even though the population of the city of Ceará is two-thirds black, in Roberta’s class there is not a single black student. And she does not recall meeting any during her...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2011
... was Professor Stephen Hawking’s Ph.D. student at Cambridge University, in England. When asked what I did for a living, my reply—“I work on black holes and the origin of our Universe”—was usually followed by a long silence. But no one ever asked me why I studied odd things like that. Black holes and the origin...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 7–12.
Published: 01 March 2012
... their understanding of the language that passes between them, whether it is a song, cartoon, or a shouted phrase. When communicating within a group, speakers choose language familiar to their own people, not the “others”—feminists, blacks or whites, the other tribe, another party, or adherents of another religion...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 77–86.
Published: 01 December 2006
... and raided a police post. and the army.” As his three young children return Imam Ali tells me of a series of nightly from school in matching blue-and-white raids in 2002-03, when unarmed “ninjas” uniforms, Najmuddin follows them into his dressed in black, their heads shaved and living room, where...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 120–129.
Published: 01 June 2015
... and all those with whom we came in contact. U.S. dollars—generally in the form of $100 bills—exchanged on the black market had effectively become the nation’s only functioning currency. I’d “pigeoned” in several thousand dollars worth of the long green in a money belt, strapped around my waist beneath my...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 22–28.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Hassen Hussein; Mohammed Ademo At the Battle of Adwa, in 1896, Emperor Menelik II routed the invading Italian army. For some in Ethiopia, this event is a proud symbol of black resistance against European colonial rule. But writers Hassen Hussein and Mohammed Ademo argue the glorification of Menelik...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 53–60.
Published: 01 September 2001
... countries that surveillance. Most of these countries have are living beyond their means because they enormous informal or black markets, with­ are fulfilling political purposes. The magni­ out which the vast numbers of officially un­ tude of nonmarket economic transactions in employed workers would...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., the infamous system heard of this war. of racial tyranny helpfully delineated in In February 1983,1 bounced and lurched black and white. for three days on top of a coffee truck that As is often the case in Africa, things broke down eleven times between Costi and didn’t work...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 106–111.
Published: 01 June 2018
... at The Nation , and Yascha Mounk, author of three books, most recently The People vs. Democracy (Harvard University Press, 2018), and lecturer on government at Harvard University, about the role of nations in these volatile times, and whether citizenship still matters. Jessica Loudis: Hi Atossa...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 22–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
... a potential tens of thousands of Turks that were forced to take the exam, is planning to sue the Dutch government for damages and for the recovery of costs associated with taking the test. But the matter remains far from settled. Last Spring, Bibi Mohammad Imran, an Afghan woman who wished to join her...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to the country’s most vulnerable citizens. But the price controls have led to widespread shortages, ballooning inflation, a thriving black market for hard-to-access goods like toilet paper, shampoo, and diapers, and at supermarkets, looting, fighting, and lines that span blocks. Producers of goods face insolvency...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 40–52.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Rong fail to produce the finished product, they just need to find another man for the job. It’s simply a matter of time. “Don’t worry. I have some at home too,” Melong says, rising. “Let’s move. I have to see Rong in person tonight.” “If that’s the case, could Rong tell them he’s unable...