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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Journalist Ian Bateson reports on how Nicaragua’s total ban on abortions, backed by President Daniel Ortega, has left girls like Lucia without options, and how a handful of women’s rights groups are fighting back. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Nicaragua rape Church abortion...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2006) 23 (2): 76–84.
Published: 01 June 2006
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 91–100.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Róger Sánchez. The book, My Car in Managua , is in its eighth paperback printing. © World Policy Institute 2012 2012 World Policy Institute Robert Croma Managua—There are few visible signs that Nicaragua had a traumatic Revolution 30 years ago. The ever-present soldiers with their AK...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 28–38.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Ted Andersen © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute Photo: ENK MANAGUA, Nicaragua—Towering high in the tropical clouds of Ometepe, the conical symmetry of Nicaragua’s tallest active volcano looms over the expanse of Central America’s largest lake. Across the...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 56–57.
Published: 01 June 2017
... World Policy Journal visits prison cells in the U.S., Nicaragua, Norway, and Japan. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 prison infographic ANATOMY THE WORLD BEHIND BARS World Policy Journal visits prison cells in the U.S., Nicaragua, Norway, and Japan. HOLMAN...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 34–41.
Published: 01 December 2011
... previously worked in Nicaragua. © World Policy Institute 2011 2011 World Policy Institute Buenos Aires—On a cold and rainy evening, some 200 women march through the center of Buenos Aires to raise awareness about sexual violence. Despite the weather, many demonstrators flaunt their femininity...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2015
... scholar, looks at the “circumpolar north” in its new, ever-warmer configurations. Ted Andersen documents new efforts to hack another canal through Central America, across Nicaragua, and its potential environmental horror show. World Policy Journal then breaks new ground, publishing our first work of...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2005) 21 (4): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2005
... was is the Central American Free Trade Agree­ “good news for Central America.”3 ment, known as CAFTA, which will bind O f course, Central America is already the economies of Costa Rica, El Salvador, closely tied economically to the United Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua (as States...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2012
... rhetoric has existed in Latin America since the 19th century, and has usually been associated with the Spanish-American War and American support of dictatorships in the region. In the 20th century, before Chávez’s arrival on the political stage, revolutionaries like Augusto Sandino in Nicaragua and Fidel...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Nicaragua continue to fight it out at The Hague in a disagreement over territorial waters. Bolivia and Chile have yet to resume full diplomatic relations following a breakdown over Bolivia’s aspiration to secure access to the Pacific Ocean. Guyana and Venezuela have been skirmishing at their border, while...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 24–32.
Published: 01 March 2013
... position they staunchly hold to this day. Unfortunately for Russia, states willing to recognize Abkhazia and South Ossetia have been hard to come by. Both territories are recognized only by Russia, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Nauru, and Tuvalu. Nauru and Tuvalu are Pacific island states even smaller than Vanuatu...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Havana (pursued by Colombia Forces of Colombia (FARC). Castro remains a and the Caribbean nations). For those lead­ respected figure among Central America’s ers who have tried publicly to straddle the left-wing parties, like Nicaragua’s Sandin- divide between the United States and Cuba, ista Party...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 37–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Wucker In the late nineteenth century, wealthy for over 29 percent of Nicaragua’s GDP. In British families exiled their wayward second Haiti and Jamaica, remittances generate sons to far-off colonies with the promise of a more revenues than does foreign trade. In monthly allowance. In return...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 103–110.
Published: 01 March 2011
... frameworks specific to the right to food, which would ensure actionable rights for citizens. Nicaragua, Bolivia, and Guatemala have already adopted such frameworks; Brazil, India, Mozambique, Malawi, and South Africa are gearing up to do so. In another encouraging development, the G-20 countries have...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 111–118.
Published: 01 March 2011
... natural gas field and a petroleum pipeline. He fled to Nicaragua but was arrested upon his return to Peru in May 2010. The case against Pizango remains at the trial stage. His is just one of an estimated 250 criminal cases lodged against participants in demonstrations held in the months before Bagua and...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2002) 19 (2): 88–92.
Published: 01 June 2002
... atrocities in Latin America is Nicaragua, South Korea, Argentina, Chile, rather stronger than the evidence linking the Philippines and Indonesia” had been the al-Qaida training camps to the attack on “killed in all cases by forces inspired and New York,” European governments should...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2003) 20 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., Nicaragua, the to be imperialists with good intentions, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Haiti, benevolent hegemon who is prepared to Grenada, and Panama. But apart from the wage preventive wars, or launch preemptive Korean and Vietnam Wars, we have been strikes at any presumed enemy...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2003) 20 (3): 2–6.
Published: 01 September 2003
... protracted burden of occupation, with fused to recognize the court’s jurisdiction its human and material toll, its angry and when it agreed to hear Nicaragua’s charge resentful populace, and its soaring cost. that the United States had covertly mined Nicaraguan...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2001) 18 (2): 65–70.
Published: 01 June 2001
... experience of The culture of silence has been broken, radical regimes in Latin America— Chile, and freedom of expression— often expressed Cuba, Nicaragua, Guatemala and, we tend in harsh and pessimistic accents— flourishes. to forget, Mexico some decades ago— does Creditably, the government has...
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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...