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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 56–57.
Published: 01 June 2018
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 102–110.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Andrei Soldatov; Irina Borogan © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute MOSCOW—The Kremlin launched a massive offensive on the Internet three years ago after protests swept Moscow following President Vladimir Putin’s return to power. Since then, the RusNet (Russian segment...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 103–105.
Published: 01 September 2001
... homosexuality, the offense for which Oscar Wilde was sentenced to Reading Gaol, a crime so shaming that a new patro­ nymic (Holland) was bestowed on his two sons. In a curious reversal, we can now speak openly and frankly about private sexual preferences, while our diplomats stammer incoher­ ently about...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 23–31.
Published: 01 September 2001
... concept developed as on offensive missiles negotiated in the con­ part of the growing mid-1960s split be­ comitant s a l t (Strategic Arms Limitation tween the advocates of extended and exis­ Talks) agreement acted as a lightning rod. tential deterrence. An ABM system was a Argument over the s a l t...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 82–90.
Published: 01 September 2011
... crevices in his face were now longer and deeper. Masood had arrived only an hour before us, flying by helicopter directly from a battlefield in Afghanistan. He described how his forces beat back a 10-day Taliban offensive against his northern redoubt near the Tajikistan border. The battle had just...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 92–94.
Published: 01 September 2002
... seemingly smack on the line. If ever a national leader provided an argument for proactive military surgery, it is surely Saddam Hussein. In his strong and well-delivered address to the United Nations, President Bush recited Saddam’s blatant offenses: his aggressions against Iran, Kuwait, and Israel...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2003) 20 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2003
... two cen­ ghost of Woodrow Wilson, not the defeated turies, with Mandelbaum insisting on the “offensive realists” of the past two centuries, epochal significance associated with two whose ideas are now in the saddle and ride great revolutions— the French and the In­ mankind. dustrial— that have...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 2015
... for their own purposes. One should do those things to avoid probable offenses.” This is the problem. When authorities fail to understand the grim reality of the situation and treat Internet and social platforms as a pastime, they have a profound effect on victims and how they choose to express their...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 84–90.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the 1970s. Today the money is coming from Beijing, and the number of Chinese investments in Italy has risen exponentially over the past 18 months. Italy appears on the cusp of becoming the target of a Chinese “charm offensive”—a combination of hard cash and “soft power,” money and influence. So it...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2001
... the leged offender (Article 8) or to establish its Torture Convention.9 own jurisdiction over the offenses (Articles The law lords agreed. None disputed the 5, 6, and 7). If allegations against General argument that torture is now prohibited in Pinochet were deemed credible, then sim­...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... condemning it an imprisonable offense. The cultural taboos around sexuality are intensified by the criminalization of homosexuality in over 25 African countries—a situation that has driven gay people, as well as their straight allies, deep into the closet. These increasingly restrictive laws force many...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
...-Nordic Model era. Decriminalizing and destigmatizing sex work through policy change means delisting every aspect of the sex trade as a criminal offense, including the purchase and advertisement of sex work. BUENOS AIRES—The rights of women sex workers are constantly being ignored. I have been...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 84–88.
Published: 01 December 2016
... August, it shocked the world’s security establishment. This unprecedented cooperation between Russia and Iran sent a clear signal to the West that both countries were committed to safeguarding their interests in Syria, whatever the costs. The latest offensive in Aleppo is further testament that Iran and...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 7–12.
Published: 01 March 2012
... in the name of freedom of expression, no matter how ugly it may be. Diverse communities will never agree on which speech is inherently offensive. Is a drawing depicting Mohammed merely provocative, even amusing, or unbearably offensive? International law and policy should focus on a narrow but...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 18–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Gaza’s surfers of collaborating with Israel (a capital offense), despite the permission the surfers had from the Hamas government to receive donations that come from, or via, Israel. In addition, since 2010, Surfing 4 Peace has had to limit its activities in Gaza after the Hamas government banned all...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2003) 20 (1): 41–47.
Published: 01 March 2003
... prosecuted by the Indepen­ beneficial ends. The climate of nonenforce­ dent Corrupt Practices and Other Related ment of laws has emboldened corrupt offi­ Offenses Commission ( i c p c ), the so-called cials to extend their actions to the electoral anti-graft commission, during its more than process...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 43–46.
Published: 01 December 2014
... be a safety net, preventing the bloodiest continent on the planet from sliding into a new war. As democracy was originally devised to defend people from tyranny, and not to achieve developmental goals, the two-layered, viscous, supranational democracy of the EU is a defensive, not offensive...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2002) 19 (1): 71–80.
Published: 01 March 2002
... he was across the street when and slandering the judiciary. In a speech be­ he committed the offense, for which the fore Parliament last year, Loqmanian ex­ court coined a special term that translates pressed the commonly held belief among as “teleflirting.” Various sections of Iran’s MPs...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Gromyko compounded Moscow’s offense by failing to acknowledge the deed at a meeting with Kennedy just before the crisis. But when the United States blockaded the is­ land, and when the nuclear superpowers wrestled in the fog, Khrushchev was as responsibly aware as Kennedy of the spiraling risks...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 103–112.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... umphalism, there was good reason to antici­ So in 1998, U.S.-backed antidrug forces pate this resurgence. Observers of the war launched an offensive of unprecedented on drugs talk about the “balloon effect”: “Coca Is Everything Here" 103 push...