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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 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 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
... 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 reposition themselves. World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of influential Argentine economist Raúl Prebitsch, my grandfather’s predecessor. Under Prebitsch, often referred to as Latin America’s John Maynard Keynes, the Commission had become an advocate for the region’s economic integration. I grew up in Mexico, years after my grandparents’ stint in Chile...
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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
... 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 insurance programs incentivized marriage...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 96–100.
Published: 01 December 2016
... 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 1976 to 1983. After the country threw off military rule, civil...
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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
... 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 Salvador Allende after the failed coup...
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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
... not protect them in the same way. So this is why growth in Latin America is so critical. Growth in Latin America is the big element of social protection. WPJ: Do you blame this on the collapse in demand for commodities, especially exports to China? We know that Brazil, Ecuador, Chile, and Peru...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2014) 31 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
... as agents of change for both good and ill. We asked our panel of global experts how these new networks and those who use them may have disrupted daily life in their respective parts of the world. Chile is experiencing a social media frenzy. Nearly 95 percent of Chilean Internet users have an...
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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 March 2005) 22 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 2005
... détente eroded, as attested by polls in Europe, Asia, and stability at the expense of justice, and the Middle East, and in this hemisphere, for deferring to Communist godfathers as even in Canada. It is awkward, to say the well as tyrannies in Chile, Greece, Indone­ least, to remonstrate others...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
... their stances. This year, Chile, one of seven Latin American countries with a total ban on abortion, has taken steps to partially decriminalize the procedure. In the face of a fierce debate over the issue, the country’s first female president has supported relaxing the law based on her background as a...