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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 70–76.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Rafia Zakaria Author and columnist Rafia Zakaria critiques the coverage of honor crimes in the West. If the project of honor-crime storytelling is to bring about a moral shift in communities, then the naming-and-shaming model of journalism has failed. Instead, stories need to be directed toward...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 96–100.
Published: 01 December 2016
... be investigating the conservative congressman, but it couldn’t specify what crime he may have committed. At the same time, in the three days after the vote, the number of people who “liked” a Facebook page honoring Ustra jumped by 3,300 percent, according to the BBC. In the comments, Brazilians, especially...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
... with the imagination, with the desire to live, with creation, and with freedom. A woman is the reflection of a life that we do not wish to accept. She is the incarnation of a necessary desire and therefore guilty of a terrible crime: life. This is a widespread conviction that is very visible, for example, among...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 25–32.
Published: 01 December 2001
... this entire period, the same re­ saying, are also specifically and uniquely mark could have been made about the Brit­ wicked.5 ish, the French, or (within North and Cen­ To be sure, many of the crimes of com­ tral America at least) the United States. It is munism...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Honorable Legacy” Erikson, Daniel P.; "Castro and Latin America: A Second Wind?” (XXI: 1) (XXI:1) Rizopoulos, Nicholas X.; "James Chace: A Lost Voice for Sanity" Erikson, Daniel P.; “Central America's Free Trade Gamble...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2001
... treatment. Within days, he was served national law, it may be said, guided state with an arrest warrant by London’s Metro­ behavior. politan Police, honoring a preliminary ex­ International law does not recognize ju­ tradition request from Spain. The extradi­ dicial review {stare decisis) as a source...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 68–74.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Vsevolod Sokolov Copyright © 2004 World Policy Institute 2004 Vsevolod Sokolov is a research associate at the Center for Defense Information, Washington, D.C. From Guns to Briefcases The Evolution of Russian Organized Crime Vsevolod Sokolov One...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... between Turkey and the short­ and their crimes disappeared from official lived postwar country of Armenia, while histories. some Armenians carried out revenge attacks Armenians, meanwhile, scattered in a against Turks. worldwide diaspora, with large communi­ Turkish...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 2–6.
Published: 01 September 2003
... peace arose mostly from major Euro­ If our objective is to win wars that we pean states whose qualities we knew or ourselves start, then we are doing well so thought we knew, notably Germany, Yugo­ far, but not so well if we are to honor John slavia, and Russia. In the new century...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 105–110.
Published: 01 March 2002
... of the government of Gen. Charles rian prisoners between 1955 and 1957. de Gaulle to bow to the reality of Algerian These crimes had been committed both in independence.1 the course of field operations in the Algerian Nonetheless, General Aussaresses’s dec­ countryside and during what became known...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 15–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of shopping malls and multiplex movie theatres has thundered forward at a breakneck pace. Advertising has boomed in a country that enjoys one of the highest levels of television penetration in the world. Via satellite, hundreds of channels offer a full range of reality and game shows, soap operas and crime...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 2002
..., after all, has yet to convince even its European allies that Baghdad assisted bin Laden’s network, or that Sad­ dam Hussein’s menace is more than conjectural. A thought occurs: whatever happened to the time-honored tradition of publishing blue books and white papers to document an ad­ versary’s...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of three phones he kept for such occasions, a popular strategy in Venezuela, a country with rampant crime and recognized as having the second highest homicide rate in the world. Caracas, with a homicide rate of 116 per 100,000 inhabitants, is the second most violent city in the world, according...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to make in the heat of battle but rarely expected to remember, let alone keep. But Hollande has been quite meticulous in honoring a number of them. Still, of the 60 pledges, only two had anything to do with France’s hidebound judiciary that has changed little since the Napoleonic Code was established...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 67–73.
Published: 01 June 2005
..., “the country, deprived of high thaw.” According to Khruschev, Stalin’s ideals in just a few decades has rotted to the main crime was the arbitrary liquidation of ground,” bringing all the “evils” of the new thousands of party members, intellectuals, post-Soviet freedoms when “homosexuality and military...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 33–40.
Published: 01 September 2000
... combined, and ten Japanese died for every of song and haters of swords, had more of it American. But the Good War’s last full- than the mainlanders, then gripped by their scale encounter killed more civilians than romance with honorable death. combatants. The instruments of that slaugh­ But if exact...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 89–92.
Published: 01 June 2001
... it “iceberg nationalism.” On the surface are the outward attributes of statehood: flags, passports, anthems, Olympic teams, and so forth. Lurking hugely below, less visible, are compacted attitudes about government and taxes (to be ignored), political compromise (besmirches honor), the role of religion...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 82–91.
Published: 01 March 2017
... but earned her the enmity of the patriarchy. The first law created the National Truth Commission to chronicle the abuses of the military dictatorship. Fearing retribution, the military had long opposed any investigation into its crimes. For years, this made Brazil an anomaly among South American nations...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 89–99.
Published: 01 September 2001
... must.”2 It is likewise arguable that more our chemical arsenals, market handguns, or blood has been spilled in futile wars waged exempt U.S. military personnel from fac­ by impassioned crusaders, invoking the ing war crimes charges before a still-unborn sanction of God, flag, and ethnicity...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 101–103.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... Even the war’s oft-touted successes— the swift fall of Baghdad, the promise of free elections, and the projected war crimes trial of Saddam Hussein— possess, on closer scruti­ ny, a punishing downside. President George W. Bush’s repeated claim that the world is safer thanks to Operation Iraqi...