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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 74–84.
Published: 01 December 2012
... upheaval as the country slides deeper into recession and despair. The drama playing out in Greece concerns the whole world. This small nation on Europe’s southeastern fringe, with barely 10 million of the European Union’s 500 million people and 2 percent of its GDP, is on the frontline of changes...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 54–64.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Bryan Doerries Translator and theater director Bryan Doerries describes how he has used ancient Greek tragedies to disrupt hierarchies and create a space for members of the military “to tell their truths of the experiences of war.” Drama can help people suffer openly and communally, sharing...
FIGURES
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
... in 1983 as a about Africa that got into my blood and wide-eyed freelance newspaper correspon­ stayed there. dent drawn to the great emancipation drama Partly it was the magnitude of the then unfolding in South Africa. I had fan­ dramas sweeping the continent. Africa is a cied myself a budding...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 64–75.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of a uniquely Russian drama. With the Kremlin, as it has since the rule of Cath- erine the Great, very much in charge. Welcome to the Bolshoi. l...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2000
... plea and narrating the past. On one point the dra­ for Germany to remember—and to mourn matic poets and the historians were in full — the victims of German oppression. As agreement: history is a human drama, and he said, “It is useless to spare our feelings, knowledge of the past should both...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 30–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
... or futile to discuss the fears of one privileged traveler when you’re from a country where tens of thousands of people don’t have passports and, instead, cross the border illegally, on foot, putting their lives at risk; where a journey might begin as an epic adventure but will oftentimes end in drama...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 March 2003
... The importance of that third force was let. The shock wore off, the use of khaki evident in the most arresting of Pakistan’s proliferated, and the Guides proved their pre- and post-independence dramas, the military worth, becoming the prototype for struggle for mastery in the North-West Britain’s...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 77–83.
Published: 01 September 2015
...” of Damascus—even if it is incontestable that he bears at least part of the responsibility for the drama that his country is now enduring. It was thus our obligation to inform ourselves of the situation by going to Syria. chaos will spread to other states in the region, touching lebanon if the assad...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 73–78.
Published: 01 March 2005
... poisoning their political views. In Tajikistan, authori­ at the height of the election campaign, only ties have jailed opposition leader Mahmad- magnified the drama of Ukraine’s triumph. ruzi Iskandarov and barred him from run­ Yet Europe is ambivalent. During his ning in that country’s upcoming...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 87–91.
Published: 01 December 2006
... superlatives. Krak was the martial anchor of the Crusader kingdoms, and its fall to a Mameluke sultan in 1271 signaled the eventual Muslim victory over Christian invaders. At which point, Syria’s contemporary drama burst into our itinerary. On October 12, the bloodied corpse of Interior Minister...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2017
... for the highest-budget productions, the ones with the biggest stars. On my second night in Lagos, I ascended the escalators of The Palms to attend the premiere of Road to Yesterday , a new drama starring Genevieve Nnaji. I had been advised, in advance, to bring high heels to Lagos, a city where tailors sew...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 39–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
... their version of the mili­ spending, there should be room for input tary buildup from “friendly fire” on Capitol from the forgotten actors in this drama, the Hill, President Bush and Secretary of De­ “alert and knowledgeable citizenry” that Eis­ fense Rumsfeld will have to do battle with enhower saw...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 52–59.
Published: 01 March 2011
... helplessness to a culture of innovation and effort.” Zapatero will be buried beneath the reforms he was forced to spearhead against his deepest instincts. But the true Spanish drama is that, right or left, no party or current or emerging leader has proven to have the moral nerve the situation requires...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 93–99.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of Forces 1953 coup, a drama that reached its climax Agreement, under which U.S. personnel re­ in a week that saw the Shah flee from ceived certain legal immunities. His state­ Tehran, and then return when orchestrated ment appealed to many Iranians, especially demonstrations...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 96–103.
Published: 01 March 2016
... be content to serve the faithful and the civil community in an atmosphere of tranquility and security for all.” The historian Lynch notes that John Paul II considered the disappearance of citizens a “painful drama” and urged the Argentine bishops to respond. Two outspoken Argentine bishops were killed...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., marched into a TV studio in Cairo’s media city with his helmet under his arm. “She [the helmet] fought with me and saw sweat, death, and blood and now is the only thing left,” he declared. Egyptian media loves the grandiose and shocking, and Mansoury, who has a serious thing for drama, is in demand. He...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 101–109.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Ioannis N. Grigoriadis © World Policy Institute 2011 2011 World Policy Institute Ankara— Hubris , Ate, and Nemesis are three minor Greek deities, mostly remembered today for their function in ancient Greek drama. Hubris symbolizes arrogance, and deviation from virtue. Ate refers...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 57–63.
Published: 01 March 2000
... and in NATO. the bloodshed that followed might have Slovenia enjoys good and productive rela­ been avoided. Of course, it was not avoided; tions with its neighbors, has established a and last year the drama returned, with a rich network of diplomatic, commercial, kind of historical inevitability...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 39–46.
Published: 01 March 2000
... and prestige. poses the main threat to stability in South The same dynamic applied to Pakistan, Asia, but rather the unmediated chain of where the entire drama was repeated, act command that spans the short and direct for act, two weeks later. link between the mobilization of these ideo­...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2001
... 65 the interwoven dramas of Rwanda and Con­ operator in him must know have not a go. But with fighters moving with impuni­ snowball’s chance in hell of being imple­ ty across the borders of these states, and Bu­ mented. Rather like the human rights ac­ rundian Hutus and Burundian Tutsis find­...