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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 105–111.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Aliza Goldberg © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute PRAGUE—The Czech guard leans against the doorway of the Staranovà Sinagoga (Old New Synagogue), Europe’s oldest active synagogue, and stares with crossed arms. A visitor has shown him an identification card...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 93–96.
Published: 01 December 2002
... . H e is a f f ilia t e d w ith the U n iv ersity o f W isconsin, M a d iso n . Crime and Punishment in Prague The Strange Case of Karel Vas and Gen. Heliodor Pika M ilan Hauner Last June 15, the Czech Press Agency (c t k ) than 50 years have passed...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 91–95.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and I asked him fore Deakin. In speaking with the general, if he had other recollections of his mission. Benes strove to give an optimal picture of He recalled one more episode. Czechoslovak preparedness. He said the Eager to provide Churchill with the Czechs could mobilize 17 active and 17...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 69–78.
Published: 01 December 2002
... third man to death and forcing the Roma settlement policies, some Roma continued inhabitants out of the village. Similar inci­ to be nomadic or semi-nomadic (in Britain dents have been documented in Hungary, they are known as “Travelers Prejudices the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Slovakia...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... The Czech Republic has experienced 25 years of democracy, yet the discontent of its people is increasing, given the political representation system of the country. We are witnessing dangerous accumulation of power, and our society is being eaten by the seemingly unstoppable worm of corruption. The remedy...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 48–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
... was one of the the phenomenon has been dubbed “market fastest growing in the world. Within a few bolshevism.”3 Vaclav Havel, the former pres­ years, gross domestic product ( g d p ) growth ident of the more stable and affluent Czech in most of the other East European countries Republic...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
... clamoring to be in the perous EU that currently numbers some 370 first wave of new entrants in the period million people, is a daunting but not unrea­ 2004—06. These were Poland, Hungary, sonable challenge. But Turkey alone has a the Czech and Slovak Republics, Slovenia, population of almost 80...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 13–15.
Published: 01 June 2013
... capita—Lithuania, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Switzerland, and Luxembourg—are likely the most opportune for new technology investment. In each such case, workers produce a relatively substantial annual output with a low cost of replacement, should they decide to move on. Compiled by Chason Hecht...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2014
... all the right papers. Indeed, I had my American passport, my Czechoslovak visa, a fistful of dollars, my notebooks, and some background material, from which I had carefully expunged any Czech contacts and sliced off the letterhead of Radio Free Europe Research, the virulently anti-communist, American...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 97–101.
Published: 01 December 2002
... and Washington. Polls suggest that most Russians either oppose or are at best ambivalent about a sharp turn to the West. Moreover, as Martin Walker reports in his essay, Poles, Czechs, and Hungarians are less than thrilled about welcoming Russia as a partner or eventual member of NATO. The more reason...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 40–41.
Published: 01 March 2018
... 1939 established 1994 German occupation Velvet Revolution PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC When Czechoslovakia was part of the Soviet bloc, between 1945 and 1994, theto Zionism. museum was controlled...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 50–59.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Calleo has suggested, the adoption of the to avoid. This pioneer group, to judge by euro has given the EU the luxury of being, the immediate reactions of the Czech and like the United States, “liberal internally Hungarian prime ministers, might even in­ but relatively autarkic externally.”5...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 53–61.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the increased emission of CO 2 due to coal-burning power plants in neighboring Poland and the Czech Republic. The actions of green political parties have been confined largely to pressing governments to close nuclear power plants. Although they seem to be aware of the detrimental impact of the large use...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 19–25.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., or in indigenous mili­ sion-guided. This increased to 70 percent tary technology. For example, several coun­ during Operation Allied Force in Kosovo.6 tries have better chemical and biological de­ The conflict in Afghanistan has seen exten­ tection squads: the Czech Republic, Ger­ sive use of PGMs...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 113–122.
Published: 01 September 2014
... been joined on many key issues, often in the minds of their once most fervent supporters. “You know there is still a communist party in the Czech Republic,” ventured a Chase banker, who’d arrived in the United States from his native land barely three years ago. He shook his head, hardly...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 97–99.
Published: 01 June 2000
... to force an end to Serbia’s ethnic cleansing of Kosovo. NATO’s incorporation of Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic was accomplished without a serious break in the West’s relations with Russia. And the dollar remained amazingly strong against the EU’s single currency, the euro. But after...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 43–46.
Published: 01 December 2014
... dominate the economics of the continent, but foreign policy of member states mostly disregards this fact. When both Paris and Berlin voiced strong support for the Ukrainian cause, those very EU members that border the country, Hungary and Slovakia, chose to side largely with Putin. After the Czech Republic...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 38–42.
Published: 01 December 2014
... has broadened minds. If young Scots are ambivalent about being “British,’’ they can see themselves as both Scottish and European. And then there’s the ability to meet—and date—all the Europeans who come to work and improve their English. There’s a Pole or an Estonian or a Hungarian or a Czech working...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 9–13.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., others were peaceful. Czechoslovakia split, without conflict, into the Czech Republic and Slovakia. While border changes are important to European identity, my main concern for defining who we are as Europeans centers on properly integrating minorities and migrants across all frontiers, new and old...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 1–11.
Published: 01 December 2003
...-Qaeda, nor is there attacks. Subsequent investigation of the al­ any reason to believe that Saddam Hussein leged meeting has since led Czech president would pass weapons of mass destruction on Vaclav Havel to conclude that no such to a terrorist group except as an act of des­ meeting...