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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (4): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2007
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 31–39.
Published: 01 September 2004
...: Eastern Europe After the Revolutions (South End Press, 1992). The Forgotten Lessons of Helsinki Human Rights and U.S.-North Korean Relations John Feffer In the movie Lost in Translation, an aging sible detriment of both regional security Hollywood actor and a young...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 60–67.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Joshua Kurlantzick Copyright © 2004 World Policy Institute 2004 Joshua Kurlantzick is foreign editor of T h e N ew R epublic. Taking Multinationals to Court How the Alien Tort Act Promotes Human Rights Joshua Kurlantzick Last fall, in an ordinary...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 80–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Commissariat. These vetting oversights appear to violate the Leahy law, which prohibits U.S. funding of foreign military units that commit human rights abuses. Copyright © 2016 100Reporters 2016 evictions Leahy law Cambodia human rights security Gendarmes at the Spean Ches eviction in 2007...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 51–58.
Published: 01 December 2002
... well for the politics fundamentally changed the international di­ of this country. It shows that Ugandans have alogue about human rights. “Pluralism” is matured politically and do not want the in vogue, as the Bangladeshi newspaper idea of alagidde [he has ordered It is ob­ Dainik Janakantha...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 61–66.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Littlefield, 2 0 0 0 ). Beyond Ping-Pong Diplomacy China and Human Rights Jeffrey N . Wasserstrom Everyone familiar with the long-term course tion can make the spectators dizzy— and the of Sino-American relations knows how im­ match often ends in a draw. portant table...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 29–37.
Published: 01 September 2007
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 75–82.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of state, Cyrus Vance. Indeed, during that period, he was seen as the voice that gradually dissuaded Carter of his own more pacific inner convictions. He was responsible for the confrontational tone of accusations against the Soviet Union's failings on the human rights front, while at the same time playing...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 16–22.
Published: 01 June 2017
... crimes, and crimes against humanity still stand, Kim Thuy Seelinger , the director of the Sexual Violence Program at the Human Rights Center at University of California, Berkeley, writes that Zidane’s case raises an important question: How can courts balance survivors’ readiness to disclose...
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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 (2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
... that countries need to ensure that reproductive care is recognized as a human right. Current legislation only exacerbates the inequality, shame, and discrimination that women face across the Americas. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 abortion reproductive rights El Salvador Colombia human...
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Published: 01 March 2016
Gendarmes at the Spean Ches eviction in 2007 appear in this photograph published by the local human rights organization LICADHO. The U.S. Embassy later cleared on-scene commanders from this and other evictions to receive U.S. training. LICADHO Gendarmes at the Spean Ches eviction in 2007 appear More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
... [of Salvador da Bahia], young black women and men dying, and the human rights organizations didn’t say a thing. And the black movement could only discuss one thing. It was as if we couldn’t discuss our own death. And so, it was then, in the face of more than 14 deaths in one weekend, that we decided...
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Published: 01 June 2017
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (4): 83–86.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Kanan Makiya This essay is adapted from a lecture at Hannah Arendt: Right Now, a conference co-sponsored by the NYU Institute for the Humanities and the Humanities Council at NYU, in December 2006. © 2007 World Policy Institute 2007 World Policy Institute ...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Mari Margil A global movement is attempting to transform the legal systems that govern humankind’s relationship with the environment. Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund’s Mari Margil argues that we must stop treating the planet as if it exists solely for human exploitation and recognize...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 March 2003
... 11, the human rights— as for example, where pro­ United States is once again making allies of tecting religious freedom means condoning countries that violate human rights— as it religious practices that involve subordina­ did during the Cold War— this time in the tion or mistreatment of women...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 21–30.
Published: 01 June 2001
... falling into disfavor, it is impor­ U.N. documents, the Charter of the United tant to note that the secretary general never Nations and the Universal Declaration of used it himself, speaking rather of “interven­ Human Rights. The tension between these tion” pure and simple. At Ditchley Park...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2001
... in January of this year. about its usefulness as a constraint on state Whatever the outcome for Pinochet, the behavior. In 1987, the political scientists “Pinochet case” has broad significance for Stephen Haggard and Beth Simmons ex­ the prosecution of human rights cases and pressed the prevailing...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 46–50.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Dalee Sambo Dorough Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 ANN ORO ANN ORO Indigenous peoples regard self-determination as the prerequisite for the exercise and enjoyment of all other human rights. Self-determination is defined as the right of a group to “freely determine...
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