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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 3–7.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Kaakpema Yelpaala; Elron B. Awase; Riitta Vänskä; Jepchumba; Philip Parker; T.B. Joshua; Saheed Adepoju; Anibe Agamah; Idris Bello Kaakpema Yelpaala, a Ghanaian-American social entrepreneur, founded access.mobile, a mobile technology company in Kampala, Uganda and Denver, Colorado...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 25–36.
Published: 01 September 2012
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 28–29.
Published: 01 December 2017
... ANATOMY SOCIAL MOBILITY World Policy Journal compared Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations across Latin America and found that Indigenous peoples receive less education, are placed in jobs that require less expertise, and, in turn, face higher levels of poverty...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Christopher Shay The fight for multiracial, multiethnic democracies is urgent, according to editor Christopher Shay . The aims of this "Fascism Rising" issue are, first, to analyze the strategies autocrats have used to distort history, erase truth, and mobilize their publics and, second, to explore...
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Published: 01 June 2011
To learn more, read Ashwin Parulkar’s “African Land, Up For Grabs,” from the Spring 2011 issue of World Policy Journal. Go to www.bit.ly/land-grab-africa or scan this barcode with your mobile device. —The Editors To learn more, read Ashwin Parulkar’s “African Land, Up For Grabs,” from the More
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 43–48.
Published: 01 March 2013
... power taking place now. A lot of that actually is being supported by this new social media. Don’t forget how we knew there was a problem in the election in Zimbabwe. We knew it because people used mobile phones to photograph the results in each polling station. So people were able to aggregate and knew...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2014
... ownership. While a strong government dominates Turkey’s mainstream media, the political authority cannot contain news production and growing social opposition. So smartphone-empowered social media opens up more news channels, allowing social opposition to be mobilized, organizing events like those in Gezi...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2011
... solving our greatest challenges is being recognized and empowered through the web and mobile tools. Yet, the scientific community has been far less willing to leverage the power of the web. Barriers have been built into the architecture of professional and academic science governing funding, peer...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Jonathan Shaw describes the perils and promise of 21st century warfare To see Tim Hetherington’s photos of the Korengal on World Policy Journal’s website, go to www.bit.ly/korengal , or scan this barcode with your mobile device. To see Tim Hetherington’s photos of the Korengal on World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 24–27.
Published: 01 December 2017
... held in places such as Jerusalem, Gaza, London, Berlin, Rome, Istanbul, Cairo, and various American cities. The “Day of Rage” marked the first time that young, well-organized Arab groups led demonstrations against the Prawer plan, echoing the political mobilization that had taken place in the...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 122.
Published: 01 September 2016
... reinforce or subvert official histories, empower or oppress. Many of the pieces in our cover package grapple with attempts by various governments to mobilize history to serve their own authority. Indian scholar Ananya Vajpeyi examines how the nationalist government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 48–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
... (supposedly on behalf of “the people”), has a charismatic and authoritarian leader, controls all political and economic structures, and mobilizes its citizenry with an ultranationalist ideology of national rebirth. Until the recent resurgence of far-right movements in Europe, scholars had largely lost...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 41–48.
Published: 01 June 2011
... leadership in the country. But despite being steeped from the age of five in an apparently democratic system and American-style schools, most of these students, like their parents, will still hold onto the Ecuadorian idea of social mobility—that it halts at the middle class. They will now also have...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2013
... aimed at blurring sovereignty. In a messy world, messy solutions may be best. With over 90 percent of the world’s population within reach of mobile phones, telecommunications already connects people across national borders. Our next challenge is to bring the Internet to the two-thirds of the...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... are no longer resigned to toothlessness and that their populations are mobilizing against business as usual. There are other promising signs. Last year, at the time of the second swearing-in as Chile’s president, a photograph showed Michelle Bachelet flanked by her Argentine and Brazilian...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 64–75.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... For ordinary Russians, every child’s first visit to the theater is still a rite of passage. For their parents to see and be seen before the cur- tain rises is a ritual in upward mobility. The...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 23–36.
Published: 01 December 2003
... ideological reasons sian sources of petroleum in Siberia and actively opposes pipelines crossing from Sakhalin Island. North to South Korea. This rules out par­ Apart from their need to keep pace with ticipation of Exxon-Mobil, a U.S. firm, in a rapidly growing...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Natives Party manifesto calls for the “decolonization” of France, meaning that public and private institutions should reflect the country’s changing demographics. The movement aims to mobilize French citizens of postcolonial origin: North Africans, West Africans, Antillians, Jews, Muslims, and Asians...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and a QR barcode that will link you to our archives, new photos, or important background material. Just enter the link in your Web browser, or use your mobile device to scan the QR barcode, and you will be taken to the appropriate page. —The Editors ...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 12–14.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-Dustour Party, Nael Hassan, was put into pretrial detention on charges of insulting el-Sissi online, and on April 27, Ahmed Abdelnaby, the founder of the Internet Revolution Egypt Facebook page, was temporarily detained for publishing documents about the state’s attempts to block mobile internet...