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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 30–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
... without which it would be impossible to have any real sense of Salvadoran identity. It can feel disconcerting to read the news coming out of El Salvador. Murder numbers are cold, like all numbers. Yet, the fact that El Salvador has been repeatedly crowned the country with the highest number...
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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...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2005
... that the outcome “was sure to acceler­ the advantages and drawbacks of trade inte­ ate ratification of the Central American Free gration among countries with vastly un­ Trade Agreement.”2 And El Salvador’s Anto­ equal levels of development. The catalyst nio Saca announced that Bush’s victory...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2000
... 1980-81 that deepened U.S. involvement drugs and guerrillas—will become one war. in El Salvador’s civil war. By focusing on In fact, whether pursued separately or to­ military aid and options in the name of gether, neither of these wars is winnable. fighting the traffic in illegal drugs...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 37–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
... in the boost the economies of the labor-exporting Remittances: The Perpetual Migration Machine 39 countries, which gives their citizens the public, El Salvador, Guatemala, Jamaica, hope of being able to remain at home, yet Mexico, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey, and Sri at the same time they contribute...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... alone) or the gang violence escalating to the level of a civil war in El Salvador and Honduras. When analysts make the case for a unifying theme running across the region, they almost inevitably identify the lowest common denominator. In Latin America these days, one of the lowest common...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2000
... guerrillas holding one-third of El Salvador, with Washington fighting a “covert war” against the Nicaraguan Sandinistas by arming the “contras,” and with Honduras as a U.S. “aircraft carrier” aiding and supply­ ing the contra war. It was not until the Costa Rican president, Oscar Arias, managed to ap­...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... years, the head of Cuba’s medical brigade nated ties with Latin America. Since 9/11, became the first ambassador to that country. the focus on the “war on terror” has led Today, only Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Washington to neglect hemispheric rela­ Uruguay lack full relations with Cuba...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., Ortega won the presidential election. Unlike in El Salvador, where hundreds of women are estimated to have been jailed since the country’s total abortion ban went into effect in 1998, Nicaraguan authorities seem reluctant to press charges. But the government hasn’t released statistics on abortion...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 2–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... settled by negotiators— the Iran-Iraq War, tional organizations have to live with a pain­ Namibia, civil wars in El Salvador, Mozam­ ful paradox. They are denied the authority bique, and Cambodia, to name only a few. and the means for taking timely or preven­ The Arab-Israeli-Palestinian imbroglio...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 2005
... • SPRING 2005 assassinate foreign leaders, Jimmy Carter “rendition,” whereby foreign-born Islamic gullibly toasted the Shah of Iran, and suspects are deported— in effect, out­ Ronald Reagan turned a blind eye to U.S. sourced— by U.S. officials to torture-ready complicity with death squads in El...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 34–41.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., which has led some modern Catholics to embrace a more liberal interpretation of their religion. Groups like the Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir ( cdd ), an offshoot of the North American nonprofit Catholics for Choice, offer an alternative that reconciles their faith with contemporary thinking...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 35–40.
Published: 01 June 2011
... demonstrable success in your mission—where there’s been some empirical evidence that your efforts have led to increased prosperity and property in the hands of poor people? De Soto: There is not much data available. Probably Peru is one, definitely El Salvador is another one, but I would suspect...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 88–92.
Published: 01 June 2002
... magazine, ranted ders and massacres.” With bitter irony, that “hundreds upon hundreds of thousands Monbiot concluded his piece by saying that of people” in “Guatemala, El Salvador, Tur­ “given that the evidence linking [W H ISC ] to key, Israel, Greece, Uruguay, East Timor, continuing...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the importation of smuggled or stolen cultural artifacts, but they are encouraged to enact specific bans on objects looted from specific areas— as the U.S. has creditably enacted, at the request of El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru, Mali, and Cambodia. And it is credibly asserted...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 57–64.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... This conversion has occurred at some level in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (in some states), Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela. And what’s unusual about this dedication of effort and resources to criminal justice...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... report to the General Assem­ local programs that help to reintegrate for­ bly: “The United Nations is not the only ac­ mer combatants into communities. One of tor in prevention and may often not be the the underlying causes of El Salvador’s civil actor best suited to take the lead. Therefore, war...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 96–103.
Published: 01 March 2016
... either. Unlike now, he stood firmly against the then Latin American vogue of liberation theology, a belief system that incorporated a strong anti-capitalist component. (These days he has sought to beatify Oscar Romero, the slain archbishop of El Salvador. Romero was assassinated while praying...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 7–14.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., the Philippines, Guatemala, tody. Media outrage over reports of “extra­ El Salvador and, of course Chile, he said, ordinary rendition” of terrorist suspects hundreds of thousands of deaths took place, dogged Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice but “you wouldn’t know it.” “The crimes at every stop...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., Panama, El Salvador, and the United its roots in the migration to the United States. Vigorous enforcement of U.S. laws States during the civil conflicts in the 1980s against terrorism is essential in these cases, and 1990s. This has resulted in young Cen­ lest the international community conclude...