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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 (2018) 35 (2): 83–87.
Published: 01 June 2018
... released on You-Tube by the Organic Trade Association, “the organic rebellion” battles for control of the American supermarket against “the dark side of the farm.” The rebels are Cuke Skywalker, Obi Wan Cannoli, Tofu D2, Chew Broccoli, and Princess Lettuce; on the dark side are Darth Tater (“more chemical...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Tianna S. Paschel The protests that have emerged in the United States under the banner Black Lives Matter are similar to decades-old movements in Latin America. At the core of all of this organizing, according to Tianna S. Paschel , is the same attempt to humanize black people. While those...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 47–56.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... But in their conversation with each other, it become sclear that they face many of the same challenges in overcoming their countries’ naïvenarratives on race. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 black lives matter racism Brazil Canada organizing Janaya Khan, the Canadian co-founder of Black Lives...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... for inspiration as they found their own race-conscious political organizations. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 France Black Power Islamophobia Angela Davis les Indigènes de la République P aris —When the veteran American activist Angela Davis took to the stage at a community center...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Ross Benes International organizations have repeatedly deceived donors to secure ever more funding for AIDS-relief efforts. Ross Benes discusses the incentives for biomedical companies and groups like UNAIDS to mislead the public, while cheaper, more effective solutions remain underfunded...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Nanjala Nyabola Kenya’s plan to build a coal-burning power plant on the doorstep of an historic island has sparked some of the country’s most intense environmental organizing in years, reports journalist Nanjala Nyabola. Activists say the plan, part of Kenya’s foreign-policy pivot to China, would...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Robbie Corey-Boulet After a backlash against gay rights in 2012, LGBT Liberians have begun to organize and be more public in their demands for equality. But two presidential races—last November’s election of Donald Trump and the selection of a successor to Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 90–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Bernardo Gutiérrez Spanish cities have become laboratories for democracy that hold lessons for grass-roots organizers and politicians worldwide, writes journalist Bernardo Gutiérrez. He describes how the technology-based participatory strategies developed by hackers from the 15-M Movement, which...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Christopher Shay Harsh punishment, militarized policing, and extrajudicial killings do not make societies safer, writes Christopher Shay . Yet, even in countries where criminal justice remains elusive, grass-roots organizers, especially in concert with politicians and researchers, can hold...
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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 (2014) 31 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... It is home to 3,600 refugees, and more arrive each day. With the exception of a few generators and solar panels for the non-profit organizations in the camp, Kavumu is without electricity. Cell phone access is spotty. About 80 percent of the camp’s predominantly Congolese population are illiterate, and most...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 37–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Democratic Institute (NDI), which worked with RTS and local organizations to train the debate moderator and production team. The CPD’s executive producer Martin Slutsky traveled to Serbia for 10 days to work on the project, one of the organization’s many international endeavors. In its three-year off-season...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 55–61.
Published: 01 December 2017
... or closed to media. Generally, if a group was closed to media, there wasn’t an attitude beyond, “Well, they don’t want to talk to us, so we’re not going to talk to them,” and the station wouldn’t go back and check in. Something I looked for when I was applying to jobs was how open a media organization...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 119–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
... require companies to self-report, as in the United Kingdom, the United States, and the proposed French legislation. For example, Section 54 of the United Kingdom’s Modern Slavery Act 2015, “Transparency in Supply Chains,” requires every organization doing business in the country with a yearly turnover...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 100–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Taken together, this is a potent new cocktail. Among individuals, change triggers a set of predictable stresses—anxiety, confusion, fear, frustration, anger, and over-personalization. If individuals deal poorly with change, then organizations fare even worse. There is a rigidity—a “thinking...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 56–66.
Published: 01 March 2001
... administration later proposed to work class. Like Bill Clinton and former Presi­ with Congress to develop a democracy pro­ dent Bush, the new president appears to gram for China that would utilize American favor engagement rather than the use of nongovernmental organizations (N G O s) “to punitive trade...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 24–27.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., to implement these recommendations. The Prawer panel offered to meet less than a quarter of Bedouin claims. The Bedouins, represented by the Regional Council of Unrecognized Villages and various local organizations, refused, seeing clearly that acceptance would lead to further loss of land and demolition...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 87–93.
Published: 01 June 2003
... speed, virtually creasingly involved in large-scale peace op­ en masse, and u n m ik had to organize food erations— ranging from peacekeeping and and water supplies, shelter, and rudimentary peace enforcement to peace building.1 Since medical care for these mostly internally dis­ its founding...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 2–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... from We need to recall that existing global that catastrophe. and regional organizations were not set up to deal with such situations. They were in­ Intervention: A Last Resort tended to prevent aggression between states, Intervention is obviously a last resort. Pre­ and to promote...