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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 60–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Alejandro Cegarra Alejandro Cegarra 's photographs and essay reveal a Venezuela that is more dangerous, more unequal, and poorer than in any time in recent history. PORTFOLIO Vol. XXXIV, No. 1, Spring 2017 © 2017 World Policy Institute DOI: 10.1215/07402775...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Christopher Reeve © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute CARACAS, Venezuela—“This is the first time I feel like an emigrant,” says Evelyn, who calls herself a “free spirit,” and whose name has been changed out of fear of retaliation. She has left Venezuela twice before...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 38–48.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... Venezuela’s “Civil Society Coup” Omar G. Encarnación The events of this past April that led to the human rights, governmental transparency, brief removal from power of Hugo Chavez and protection of the environment. Present­ Frias, Venezuela’s mercurial president, ly...
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (1): 45–58.
Published: 01 March 2008
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 94–105.
Published: 01 June 2018
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World Policy Journal (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 (2011) 28 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2011
... that was only after being compelled by a European-wide body. World Policy Journal has set out to chronicle such fault lines of faith, examine their origins and the forces that continue to drive wedges between communities. We’ve settled on three locations—Venezuela, where Jews and the state are...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Marco Aponte-Moreno; Lance Lattig Judging from recent speeches, and given current circumstances in Venezuela, Chávez’s pre-election rhetoric might be less incendiary and authoritarian than in the past. Years of extreme polarization of the country would appear to cry out for a period of...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... relegated litical relationship with Venezuela’s presi­ to the hemispheric sidelines. dent, Hugo Chávez, the controversial pop­ In the five years since Zedillo’s speech ulist who has presided over the leading little appears outwardly to have changed. oil-producing country in the hemisphere...
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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 (2015) 32 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2015
... middle class. Writer Christopher Reeve describes an exodus of talent from Venezuela as economic conditions deteriorate for its most educated citizens. Latin America, as many of our writers stress in the Big Question section, is not homogenous. Cuba has a unique dilemma: Unlike Venezuela, which is...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Mariano Turzi; Fernanda Canofre; Gabriela de la Paz Meléndez; Lorena Oyarzún Serrano; Hernán Castillo; Enrique Mendizabal; Ignacio Munyo; Andrés Fontana Once Lieutenant Colonel Hugo Chávez took power in 1999, Venezuela aligned itself with enemies of liberal democracies in the Western Hemisphere...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... 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 Colombia and Venezuela have barely...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2012
... governments are placing in the path of immigrants. In Venezuela, Marco Aponte-Moreno and Lance Lattig describe how President Hugo Chávez has embraced the rhetorical tools of Fidel Castro to maintain power, using an autocratic vernacular and subjecting both supporters and opponents to nine-hour televised...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2011
... experiences in Libya. Our Map Room zooms in on the hajj, tracing it through the holy city of Mecca. We then turn to three fault lines of religion—where conflicting passions and agendas have opened up gulfs between religion and government—the Jews of Venezuela, Christians of China, and the Orthodox of Islamic...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 92.
Published: 01 December 2003
...) Ramazani, R. K.; “The Iranian Coup” (XIX:3) Encarnación, Omar G.; “Lula's Big Win” (XIX:4) Rieff, David; “The Bureaucrat of Torture” (XIX: 1) Encarnación, Omar G.; "Venezuela's 'Civil Society Coup’” (XIX:2) Rizopoulos, Nicholas X.; “Facts of Life” (XIX:3) Feifer...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 73–77.
Published: 01 December 2003
... person” and that Venezuela, and Brazil” headed, respec­ he was confident of Lula’s capacity “to im­ tively, by “a triumvirate of Castro, Chavez plement sound economic policies.” O ’N eill’s and Lula.”3 An editorial published in the backhanded compliments could hardly have Washington Times...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 118–125.
Published: 01 March 2015
... is outdone in the cost of gallon of gas at the pump only by Libya and Venezuela, where gasoline goes for a heavily state-subsidized four cents a gallon. But in Norway, despite its offshore reserves, gas clocks in at $9.26 a gallon (down from a high of $10.08 last Fall), while in France, it’s hovering...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 37–49.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Cuba continues to pride itself on the 1959 Revolution, yet in the course of its long history, dating back five centuries, it has been dependent on one benefactor after another—Spain, the United States, the Soviet Union, and, most recently, Venezuela. Following the Special Period, Cuba began to rely...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... autocrat is less stable and more at risk than ever before, its outcome increasingly Unknown and thus more likely to produce surprises. Autocratic governments, such as those in Russia, China, North Korea, Iran, or Venezuela, seek to centralize power over the people in all aspects of life—from their...