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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2017
... World Policy Journal asked experts from Canada, Kenya, Australia, and Chile how colonialism impedes justice for indigenous peoples. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 criminal justice colonialism criminal justice Compiled by Natasha Bluth and Connie E...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2016
... The world’s problems are rarely new. There are always precedents that should inform today’s most crucial decisions. World Policy Journal asked five experts from the United Kingdom, Burundi, Chile, Turkey, and Venezuela what lessons from history keep being forgotten. Copyright © 2016 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Robin Kirk When the president of Colombia shook hands with the leader of FARC, the longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere was over, but ensuring peace after the official end of the fighting is never straightforward. Using examples from Northern Ireland, Argentina, and Chile, author...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 39–47.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Silvia Viñas Silvia Viñas is assistant editor at Radio Ambulante and Latin America regional editor at Global Voices Online. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: UN Women Gallery SANTIAGO, Chile—Feminist sociologist Teresa Valdés was among a...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Large, recently thriving countries like Brazil are struggling, hampered by domestic scandals. The economies of oil-dependent countries like Venezuela and Ecuador are stagnant, while other nations, such as Chile and Mexico, seem poised for growth. Amid this turbulence, countries are striving to...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... after my grandparents’ stint in Chile, hearing stories about their time in Santiago. Photographs of one of my grandfather’s meetings with Cuba’s Fidel Castro hung on the wall. We laughed as he quoted memorable putdowns employed by Brazilian diplomats. His favorite was, “ Você tem razão, mas pouca, e a...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2001
... that would allow the gov­ of the Pinochet affair, it seems time for a ernment to maintain friendly relations with fresh look. Chile, but they were not prepared to dis­ In October 1998, Gen. Augusto Pino­ regard the rulings of their highest court, chet traveled to...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2004) 20 (4): 30–40.
Published: 01 December 2004
... for any Latin American country) Another key indicator is that Latin without precipitating the crisis that many American political life has never been more predicted. In 1999, Chile elected its first inclusive and participatory. The wave of de­ left-wing government of the post-Pinochet...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 112–122.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Chile a decade and a full-fledged civil war before the last Spanish royalist stronghold collapsed in 1826. Brazil’s armed struggle lasted for two years until finally the last Portuguese soldiers surrendered in March 1824. Throughout this period, the United States watched nervously as armed rebellion...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 8–14.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of fortune.” By the mid-20th century, however, economic changes had begun to reshape families. In wealthier countries, such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay, industrialization created jobs that allowed more men to support wives and children. State-sponsored social security, health, and...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 96–100.
Published: 01 December 2016
... century, Brazil is the only one that never punished a public servant—civil or military. Argentina, Paraguay, Chile, and Uruguay all held military officials accountable for their crimes. In Argentina, TV shows, newspapers, and graffiti regularly refer to the military junta that ruled the country from...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Not since angry Venezuelans stoned Vice slid to the bottom of Washington’s foreign President Richard M. Nixon in 1958 has a policy agenda. Relations with key Latin al­ senior U.S. official been so ill received in lies like Mexico and Chile blew hot and cold Latin America as President George W...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in Iraq in 2003. Going back further to the end of the Cold War, the fall of the Soviet Union came much quicker than conventional wisdom believed in the late 1980s, or in Chile in 1973. In Chile, conventional wisdom held that the nation’s military would not move against socialist President...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., 1973, a U.S.-backed military coup ended over 40 years of democracy in Chile. In the mid-1970s, the Argentine military government launched a so-called dirty war that “disappeared” somewhere between 10,000 and 30,000 individuals. In the late 1970s and 1980s, a number of Central American countries fell...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 51–56.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that Brazil, Ecuador, Chile, and Peru are relying heavily on exporting commodities, particularly to China, and these prices have imploded lately. GURRÍA: Yes, but note—it’s the policies. It’s always the policies. These countries were watching prices of the same commodities grow from much lower...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2014) 31 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Sebastián Valenzuela; Valgeir Valdimarsson; Nwachukwu Egbunike; Matthew Fraser; Araba Sey; Tohir Pallaev; Pavin Chachavalpongpun; Erkan Saka; Igor Lyubashenko Sebastián Valenzuela is an assistant professor at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, where he studies the uses and effects of...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 70–77.
Published: 01 June 2004
... treatment of mi­ appearances in Chile during the 17-year norities. In early 2004, it listed India as a military rule of Gen. Augusto Pinochet be­ “country of concern” because of attacks in tween 1973 and 1990. According to Chile’s recent years on Muslims and Christians. truth and reconciliation...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 92–94.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the Cold War, when Washington for strategic reasons pro­ moted or assented to coups against inconvenient yet elected leftists and nationalists in Iran (1953), Guatemala (1954), Greece (1967), and Chile (1973). Other regime changes effected with varying degrees of American involvement took place...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
... it becomes even more worrisome when it comes to access to reproductive health services.” Seven countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have complete bans on abortion, including the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Chile, and Suriname. But nowhere in the region is the...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 34–41.
Published: 01 December 2011
... pregnancies,” says Luque of cisas . The risk of complications during pregnancy and delivery for girls aged 15 to 19 is double the rate for women in their 20s, and five times as high for girls under 15, according to the UN Population Fund. In countries like Nicaragua, as well as Chile, Honduras, and El...