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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 69–78.
Published: 01 December 2002
... stereotyping and discrimination throughout "We Have No Martin Luther King" 69 Europe, Roma communities in postcom­ the Jews, no concept of a homeland), Roma munist Eastern Europe actually have reason were completely at the mercy of the soci­ to look...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2013
...King Abdullah, II of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Illustration: Jeff Danziger Illustration: Jeff Danziger Since the creation of the modern Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the monarchs King Hussein and his son, the current...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 75–82.
Published: 01 September 2007
... wanted—a further freeze on nuclear arms and instead go for the more demanding course of arms reductions, which badly upset Moscow. At the same time he was the only one in the foreign policy apparatus with a vision of where America should lead the world. He was the philosopher king of the White House...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 65–70.
Published: 01 March 2000
... and presumably When France granted independence to killed 35 years ago. Representatives of the its protectorate in 1956, Morocco was a new king, Mohammed VI, and the govern­ largely feudal kingdom of 12 million inhabi­ ment were at the airport to greet Ben Barka’s tants, with a handful of university...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 101–112.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Morocco’s revolution, which began on February 20, encompassed a vast movement of rebellious youth. These forces marshaled not against the king himself—he remains the Commander of the Believers, dear to the pious Moroccan people—but against his privileges and wealth. Crowds flooded into the streets...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 69–76.
Published: 01 December 2006
... of the Himalayan kingdom took me as the first elected prime minister in the to meet a frail, sickly man holding court in country’s history before being ousted by a chilly anteroom of a once-and-future party King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah, lived to headquarters. Courtiers flanked the old see the end...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... them, astonished me by still professing unwavering support for king and country. And indeed, shariah law, applied in its most even-handed and benevolent fashion, can be the equal of any western system of jurisprudence. Certainly, one goal of justice is security with the maintenance of order...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
... between the two countries. While both governments say they want to maintain close ties, conflicting expectations and national transformations threaten to destabilize this crucial alliance. In April 2016, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud’s convoy brought Cairo’s already snarling traffic to a halt...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 53–60.
Published: 01 September 2001
... cleavage in the Middle East and in Syria illuminates the promise and peril North Africa is not between what we used his generation represents for the Middle to call radical and moderate states, or be­ East. Like these new kings, Bashar is a tween Arabs and Israelis, or even between young man, in his...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 41–44.
Published: 01 December 2013
... have really stood the test of time; we’ve worked together. Our good relationship was founded and given shape by our kings and former kings and leaders of India.” Bhutan’s Third Monarch, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck and India’s Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru launched this special relationship between...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 78–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to Riyadh that day and I got in the car. We didn’t know this guy. You just put me in some random car. Mamdouh: I just told him that this is a gift of the King. Eggers: Here I was thinking my good friend Mamdouh, of course he’ll be putting me in a safe car with somebody that he knows. But we...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 36–40.
Published: 01 December 2013
... them and also use them against a king they found too independent-minded. But even India was surprised by the victory of the Maoist party in 2008 elections for a Constituent Assembly. That assembly, in one of its first acts, voted to turn Nepal from a monarchy to a republic. A messy transition...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 87–103.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean, archy and allowed King George II to return Churchill and Stalin secretly agreed on a to Athens— the U.S. ambassador to Athens, delimitation of their respective spheres of Lincoln MacVeagh, told the king that “in influence in the Balkans, assigning Greece...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Gary Foxcroft Gary Foxcroft is Executive Director of the Witchcraft and Human Rights Information Network and co-founder of Stepping Stones Nigeria. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Ken Harper LANCASTER, England—More than 400 years ago, King...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 110.
Published: 01 June 2016
... markets shocks than residential or commercial monocultures mandated by the state. This is a far cry from King Ferrante or Le Corbusier. In his book Seeing Like a State , James C. Scott critiques such disdainful views of urban governance. The goal of public policies, he writes, should instead...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 118–125.
Published: 01 March 2015
...David A. Andelman © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute Pull up to a gas pump anywhere in Saudi Arabia, and you can fill your tank for 45 cents a gallon. The price hasn’t changed since the King dropped it from 90 cents in 2006. It’s the King who sets the price because...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... are fighting each other, we hate each other. That is something that should be gotten rid of first. The leader, the prime minister, will have to show this to the public—not just come and scold everyone. WPJ: You’ve spoken many times about how much you respect and revere the king. But you’ve also...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 39–44.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., dukes, princes, and kings all had their own mints, and their monies competed alongside their armies. With the development of centralizing monarchies in the 16th and 17th centuries, kings’ portraits tended to replace the saints and crosses common on medieval coins. But this growing symbolic authority...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 16–19.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and public attitudes toward the Sámi have been slowly improving. On the official opening of the Sámi Parliament—now the main legislative body of Sámi representation in Finland, Norway, and Sweden—Norwegian King Olav V apologized for Norway’s treatment of the Sámi. His son, King Harald V, did the same...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 107.
Published: 01 December 2002
... in Central Asia” (XVIII: 1) Cooper, Belinda; “'We Have No Martin Luther King’: Eastern Europe’s Rhinelander, John B., and Philip E. Coyle; “National Missile Defense and Roma Minority” (XVIII:4) the ABM Treaty...