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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
... “charismatic megafauna” captured the public’s imagination and provided majestic indicators that humans and nature were not in harmony. GABRIEL SANTIAGO environmental justice Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 In the past, environmental campaigns have mostly worked within...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and political tensions rose and fell. His captivating images of Standing Rock, featured in this issue, evoke questions of development, environmental justice, and conflict and peace—demonstrating, in short, how the Indigenous peoples’ movement is not only one of the most significant social-justice movements...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., there is no regional market for energy exports. According to Natural Justice, an international environmental law nonprofit that is supporting Save Lamu in its campaign against Amu, the power produced by the plant will almost certainly be far in excess of what Kenya can absorb. “The project plan only makes sense if you...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 24–30.
Published: 01 June 2017
... that legal argument, adding that immunizing the IFC enshrines impunity, sets a terrible precedent, and leaves the besieged farmers with little hope for justice. As meticulously detailed by Tanya Kerssen in Grabbing Power: The New Struggles for Land, Food and Democracy in Northern Honduras...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Christopher Shay Harsh punishment, militarized policing, and extrajudicial killings do not make societies safer, writes Christopher Shay . Yet, even in countries where criminal justice remains elusive, grass-roots organizers, especially in concert with politicians and researchers, can hold...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 45–51.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of task, the main pillars of which are the cre­ World War II, it has sought both economic ation of democracy and social justice.”2 The Equity Factor and Free Trade 45 All this is clearly relevant to the volatile development grants (not including farm...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 39–46.
Published: 01 December 2016
... bodies. It is a term that recognizes the sexual politics of homicide. At the march, women called out in unison for members of public institutions, like the justice system, to be required to attend workshops on gender violence. They proposed mechanisms to combat sexism, and they demanded equal...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 March 2011
... through education, employment, justice, freedom of expression, and political participation. Ensuring social security reinforces identity and creates a sense of belonging to a community, reducing the risk of uprisings that could threaten the recovery. Political stability, democratic governance, and human...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 86–92.
Published: 01 September 2016
... explains how India’s underfunded judicial system produces so many undertrials and why they can end up in jail for years. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 India criminal justice prison SIMPLY CVR Abandoned corridors of the Madras Central Prison pictured in 2009. SIMPLY CVR...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 30–34.
Published: 01 December 2017
... climate-justice movements. For the Caribbean Indigenous peoples, moving “forward ever” also requires looking back. Caribbean political leaders would do well to join Indigenous peoples in advocating for systemic change that responds to both the environmental crisis and long-standing calls for social...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 94–100.
Published: 01 March 2001
... citizenship law those, like Foreign Minister Fischer, who and the levy of an environmental tax on believed it was morally imperative for Ger­ gasoline, were pushed through in watered- many to help stop the atrocities occurring in down form. The revised nationality law Kosovo. Even though it was Berlin...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 2018
... in 2003—environmental protests continued to make headlines. In 1997, for instance, a traveler nicknamed “Swampy” became an unlikely national hero for his determined efforts to protest the building of the A30 road extension at Fairmile, Devon, by digging a network of underground tunnels and evading police...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2011
... issues, especially environmental protection. Bartholomew is the only global religious leader to put environmentalism at the center of his ministry. Moreover, based on Orthodox Christianity’s 550-year history of coexistence with Muslims, Bartholomew initiated a series of meetings with Muslim leaders...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 100–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... provided a fractured response. In this age of globalization and “hyper-change”—where technological, environmental, and demographic changes are accelerating at unprecedented rates—decisions need to be made jointly and quickly. So immense is the scope of the refugee crisis that no one nation can effectively...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 103–110.
Published: 01 March 2011
... in protecting the people from the massive environmental and economic impacts of the land grab, it would ideally open up the process to involve affected communities. This role of the local people is missing from the equation.” Moreover, foreign investors in African farmland generally do not target existing...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
... during their maritime controversy. The case was analyzed by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Hague in its 2014 verdict. The Chilean government adopted a “two track” approach separating political and economic dimensions in order not to disturb trade and investment with Peru, which is one...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Peter Pringle Copyright © 2003 World Policy Institute 2003 Peter Pringle, a veteran foreign correspondemt for the (London) Sunday Times, The Observer, and The Independent, is the author, most recently, of Cornered: Big Tobacco at the Bar of Justice. He lives in New York City...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 83–87.
Published: 01 June 2018
...!” Whether or not you agree with this statement, it probably sounds familiar. Natural food advocates have a vested interest in convincing you that their foods are better: environmentally for our planet, physiologically for our bodies, and ethically for animals and other humans. In one particularly clever ad...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 61–72.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Kate Doyle Copyright © 2003 World Policy Institute 2003 REPORTAGE Kate Doyle is a senior analyst and the director of the Mexico Project at the N ational Security Archive, Washington, D .C . She lives in Mexico City. “Forgetting Is Not Justice” Mexico Bares Its...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and political consultations focused on defining issues that mattered to people who had endured a century of curtailed political and human rights. These included, most importantly, the rights of a citizen, the equal rights of all citizens, the values and principles of state-hood (Arabism, Islam, social justice...
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