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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 87–90.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Skye Wheeler Support for victims of sexual violence is underfunded nearly everywhere, but the need for these mental health services is particularly acute in conflict and post-conflict zones. Skye Wheeler , a women’s rights researcher at Human Rights Watch, examines the uphill battle to provide care...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 106.
Published: 01 September 2017
... World Policy Journal examines six countries to see how the burden of child care, household chores, and other unpaid work falls disproportionately on women. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 women gender labor child care ...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 26–27.
Published: 01 September 2017
... World Policy Journal examines the aging workforce in six countries, and finds that seniors in France and Spain are least likely to work full-time or live in poverty. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 family age France Spain Australia United States Israel Japan poverty...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 20–21.
Published: 01 March 2016
... by ethnicity. However, a World Policy Journal examination of data from London’s 32 boroughs shows that nonwhites still suffer from differential treatment. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 London crime stop and search race MAP ROOM MIND THE GAP: ETHNIC DIVISIONS OF LONDON In 2012...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... World Policy Journal examines East African gender data in politics, education, and labor. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 gender politics education labor ANATOMY GENDER DISPARITIES IN EAST AFRICA World Policy Journal examines gender data in politics, education...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 33–41.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Asher Schechter The far right in Israel largely celebrated Donald Trump's presidential triumph and believes it now has the latitude to enact some of its more controversial policies. Journalist Asher Schechter examines anti-democratic trends in Israel, and argues the right has yet to offer...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 45–50.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Ananya Vajpeyi Indian scholar Ananya Vajpeyi examines the way the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is using Sanskrit to advance a Hindu supremacist agenda. She argues that academics need to step out of the ivory tower and resist the government’s manipulation of this ancient language. Copyright ©...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Alex Eliseev A young and fragile democracy, South Africa cannot afford to have its courts compromised. Journalist Alex Eliseev examines the murders of Betty Ketani and Michael Thomson to illustrate the potential excellence of the country's judicial system and how easily it can be hampered by heavy...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Natalie Sambhi Natalie Sambhi, a research fellow at the Perth USAsia Centre, examines the violence in Indonesia in 1965-66, when an estimated 500,000 people were murdered. The Indonesian army, which instigated the slaughter, continues to prevent the country from reckoning with its bloody past...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., is essential if we are to encourage innovation. For our Map Room, we examine the consequences of the arrival of the cell phone in one corner of Africa—in Kenya where this simple innovation has spawned bank accounts across vast swaths of this country, suddenly propelling a subsistence society into the modern...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Turkey. Next, we move to Latin America where the Catholic Church is struggling to cope with a new sexuality and spirit of freedom. Finally, we conclude our examination of faith in our Conversation with Lobsang Sangay, Tibetan Buddhism’s new political leader, known as the Kalon Tripa—the first secular...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of breaking through the glass ceiling. Our Map Room examines the growing pandemic of sexual violence and the steps several European nations are taking to redress it, while our Timeline lays out milestones along the road to greater equality around the world. From Tehran, Rochelle Terman takes us inside...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2013
... to Asia, and especially to China and India—a faceoff of monumental proportions capturing the attention of much of the world. We begin with Big Question, in which a selection of international experts reflect on who might emerge as the dominant power on the Asian continent. From there, we examine one...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2015
...The Editors Ronald Ranta of London’s Kingston University College examines the complex and compelling links between food and national identity in the volatile Middle East, Europe, and beyond. For our second Chat Room, we welcome a 16-year-old culinary prodigy, Flynn McGarry, who discusses his...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2015
... have been translated into 40 languages, kicks us off with a remarkable look at how fossil fuels must give way to solar and wind. Our Timeline plots some of our most instructive and destructive environmental milestones against the rise in global temperatures. Meanwhile, our Anatomy feature examines...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Rajni Bakshi examines the real meaning of recovery, dating back to Gandhi. With the global economic balance beginning to tilt toward the developing world, it's becoming increasingly clear that at some point, one or more of the old-line money centers of the North—New York, London and Tokyo—might...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Frontières reveal. As for contagion of diseases, Amy Lieberman examines the challenges posed by migrating populations, on the move as never before. From Bangladesh, Edward Bearnot, an American researcher and entrepreneur, takes us inside garment factories to explore what workers believe is essential...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2014
... from both sides of the Channel and both sides of the Atlantic, views the continent from a remote corner of the Pyrénées. In our Anatomy feature, we probe the Common Agriculture Policy, the European Union’s biggest giveaway to those who feed much of the continent. Our Map Room examines the nature...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2012
... his base in Paris, sets the scene with a tour d’horizon of Olympian dimensions. Our Map Room examines the geographic evolution of the ancient games of parcheesi and backgammon. From Gaza, a member of Surfing 4 Peace gives us an inside look at how surfboards are bringing Israelis and Palestinians...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 31–35.
Published: 01 June 2017
... that an independent autopsy found—a broken nose and a burst eardrum. Forensics footage was erased or not properly recorded, so only a few moments of the cell examination video exists, which means a proper determination of the chain of custody of the evidence left behind cannot be established. The debris in the cell...
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