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World Policy Journal (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 (2000) 17 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Sharpe is professor of political science at Swarthmore College, and the coauthor o/Drug W ar Politics: The Price of Denial. Two Wars or One? Drugs, Guerrillas, and Colombia’s New Violencia William AÍ. LeoGrande and Kenneth E. Sharpe The recently approved $1.3 billion aid...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 86–97.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the country.” Both groups have committed atrocities throughout Colombia. Civilian support for the guerrillas remains difficult to calibrate. In Eastern Antioquia, some took up arms, donned camouflage, and moved to the guerrilla camps in the forest, but others served as civilian messengers and task...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 101–106.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Bogotá. They wanted to send me to Switzerland with my three children, but they said that my mother and father would probably not be given a visa. I said, “For nothing in this world would I leave my viejitos [parents] behind. If I have to die here in Bogotá or anywhere else in Colombia, I die, but I won’t...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Angelika Albaladejo A "witch hunt against poor women": Across the Americas, abortion laws are harming health and securityRestrictive reproductive policies in El Salvador, Colombia, the U.S., and elsewhere are pushing women toward unsafe procedures. Journalist Angelika Albaladejo argues that...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., as we saw with the recent Afro-Colombian Solidarity Network/Black Lives Matter fundraising effort in Colombia. In Buenaventura, three men held a red, black, and green colored banner with the words “Black Lives Matter … Buenaventura=Ferguson=New York.” They were accompanied by 10 other black men...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2000
... U.S. foreign policy will be focused, like it or not, on the new arc of crisis in Latin America— Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador (with Mexico waiting in the wings). It is Latin America and the Caribbean that most directly af­ fect Americans at home: immigration and drugs fuel the fears of the...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 44–45.
Published: 01 December 2017
... areas in Colombia that have the COLOMBIA COLOMBIA highest incidence of sex EL CHOCO MINE CHOCO EL...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 89.
Published: 01 December 2001
...; “President Gore’s Foreign Policy" (XVIL2) Guerrillas, and Colombia’s New Violencid” (XVII:3) Howe, Marvine; "Morocco’s Democratic Experience” (XVII: 1) Singer, Peter W.; “Bosnia 2000: Phoenix or Flames?” (XVII: 1) Iatrides, John O., and Nicholas...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
... insurgency, prevalent in Latin from coming to power, lest they provide the America during the 1960s and in Central Soviet Union an opening. Cuba epitomized America during the 1980s, has become rare. the potential problem: after the 1959 revo­ Only Colombia has significant guerrilla lution, Cuba...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... for only 27 percent of total commerce in South and Central America. Intra-European trade at the time comprised 63 percent of the area’s commercial activity; in Asia, the figure was 52 percent. Nor has the snake been banished from the garden. Colombia and Nicaragua continue to fight it out at The...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., trade research analyst at Federação das indústrias do Estado de São Paulo, is a graduate student at the International Relations Institute of the Universidade de São Paulo. José Antonio Ocampo, former director of the Banco de la República (Central Bank of Colombia) and finance minister, is a...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
... brink, likely sustained by the inertia of decades of above-average education achievements. Chile and Colombia remain perhaps the two most stable polities in the region (which is saying a lot given Colombia’s ongoing internal conflict). In this context, we find that the problems facing each of our...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in the Democratic Republic of Congo and their surprising funding source: an under-regulated Swedish stock exchange. Elsewhere in Africa, John Frederick Walker challenges the conventional wisdom on the ivory trade. In Colombia, Sibylla Brodzinsky bears witness to the victims of guerrilla terrorism...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... economic woes came to a head in late August. The Venezuelan government began cleansing border areas of Colombians. Security officials pulled Colombians from their homes in towns like San Antonio de Táchira and put them on buses to Colombia. Over 1,000 Colombians were deported. Thousands more, fearing...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 17–22.
Published: 01 December 2015
... manage to sustain positive growth numbers. In this category, economists count Chile, Peru, Mexico, and Colombia—founding partners of the Pacific Alliance, an integration and trade scheme that is still viewed with enthusiasm in the international arena. With a growth rate projected to oscillate between 2...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., policies and legislation have emphasized access to economic use and exploitation to the detriment of the protection of the rights of the environment and of the communities.” The Constitutional Court of Colombia was more pointed, ruling in November 2016, in a case brought to protect the Atrato River...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2014
... sandstorm and drought, are needed as Sahara’s most effective defense against jihad. In Europe, General Armin Staigis believes Germany is finding a new and most compelling voice as the anchor of the Western alliance. Colombia is preparing for the post-revolutionary era, Jake Rollow reports, whether or not a...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2012
... vocabulary of Bolívar has gone far beyond discursive levels. Contrary to the widely held historical view that Bolívar died of tuberculosis, Chávez claims instead that Colombian oligarchs killed him. So, in July 2010, as relations between Colombia and Venezuela reached one of the tensest moments in recent...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... crucial economic struggled to ward off economic collapse as partner, the European Union. With FTAA ne­ other Latin American countries focused on gotiations ranking as a top hemispheric pri­ consolidating democratic rule, expanding ority, and Chile, Colombia, and the Central trade, and pursuing...