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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 59–65.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Sen. Leila de Lima Prison walls cannot prevent Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s fiercest foe from speaking out. From her cell, Sen. Leila de Lima calls the 71-year-old ruler a “geriatric dictator wannabe” involved in “mass serialized murder” and says history will vindicate her. Copyright...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Philippine National Police officers train with members of the U.S. military. Philippine National Police officers train with members of the U.S. military. DMA HAWAII FORWARD CENTER More
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Published: 01 March 2013
Members of a Philippine marine landing team prepare for deployment in the wake of the beheading of 15 marines in southwestern Mindanao. The security and economic stability of Mindanao always deteriorates in the wake of any armed clashes between government forces and guerrillas fighting for More
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 16–20.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Rhacel Salazar Parreñas In homes across Asia, the Middle East, and the United States, female migrant laborers are doing the difficult work of child and elder care. But these women often leave behind children of their own in countries such as Indonesia and the Philippines. Rhacel Salazar Parreñas, a...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Fahad Ingkiang, age 2, was diagnosed with severe acute malnutrition by volunteer doctors on the strife-torn Philippine island of Mindanao. Fahad Ingkiang, age 2, was diagnosed with severe acute malnutrition by volunteer doctors on the strife-torn Philippine island of Mindanao. More
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Published: 01 March 2013
Lack of income and food security overlaid with rampant violence and corruption contribute to malnutrition in the province, which is thought to be the highest in the Philippines and one of the highest in Asia. Lack of income and food security overlaid with rampant violence and corruption More
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Members of a Philippine marine landing team prepare for deployment in the wake of the beheading of 15 marines in southwestern Mindanao. The security and economic stability of Mindanao always deteriorates in the wake of any armed clashes between government forces and guerrillas fighting for...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 9–13.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Philippines on June 30, 2016. Despite having been mayor of the war-torn city of Davao for more than two decades, the new president was a political outsider, having narrowly secured his victory after a late turnaround in the polls. In his inaugural address, he was referring to criticism and accusations that...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Philippine National Police officers train with members of the U.S. military. Philippine National Police officers train with members of the U.S. military. DMA HAWAII FORWARD CENTER ...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2013
... our Portfolio, the extraordinary Philippine photojournalist Veejay Villafranca captures the hunger crisis on the island of Mindanao, a legacy of decades of secular and religious conflict. Ned Parker, veteran Middle East correspondent for the Los Angeles Times and World Policy Journal contributor...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2005) 22 (1): 43–46.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in India and after members were bribed, perhaps by the Africa; the French created a French world in Russian minister. The Senate rejected the Indochina and Algeria. The number of Hawaiian reciprocity treaty, the purchase of Americans who settled in the Philippines the Virgin Islands from...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2000) 17 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 2000
...-priced stores teemed with Thai families Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia. hunting for “winter” clothing. People were But Thailand and the other former tiger waiting for tables in the ground-floor café, cubs deserve considerable credit. Southeast a posh meeting-place serving high tea with...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2018
... persecution complex, remains a useful frame through which to view the world—or, at least, many of those who now control it. For the summer issue, we scoured the globe for instructive case studies. On the political front, Glenda Gloria, co-founder of Rappler, one of the Philippines’ biggest news sites...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... can also be jailed and deported if caught. The Philippine government can improve the legal support, protective information, and health services it offers to migrant Filipino workers to account for this reality. Discussions on HIV/AIDS also require input from sex workers, who argue that the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
... checks they must pay for. Monterona says he’s fortunate that his bouts of flu never hit during his health checks, including his initial one in the Philippines before he left for Saudi Arabia. Though Monterona has a master’s degree in public administration, his monthly salary of about $370 as a...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 March 2016
... student in Europe, Du Bois watched the partition and exploitation of Africa. He saw the U.S. treat the Philippines and Puerto Rico with the same brutal imperialism as European colonial powers. Less than 100 years later, the historian John Hope Franklin restated Du Bois’ dictum for the next century...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 112–118.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Philippines. (In Asia, seaweed production has been big business for centuries.) Globally, seaweed yields a $6.4-billion profit. China is the world’s largest producer, followed by Indonesia and the Philippines. In Zanzibar, seaweed is the third-largest industry after tourism and cloves, bringing in about $2.4...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2006) 23 (1): 45–61.
Published: 01 March 2006
... world war, unhappy exception of the annexation of the nearly a quarter million square miles were Philippines and the somewhat more success­ added each year to empires worldwide. ful instance of Puerto Rico at the end of the The United States was invited to Berlin wars of 1898, the United...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 41–49.
Published: 01 September 2004
... that began in the 1960s Today, more than a hundred countries, and accelerated through the 1980s, more including India, Israel, and South Africa, than 20 nations worldwide have extended allow dual citizenship. The Philippines and the right to vote in local elections to noncit­ the Dominican...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 75–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
... a while, and Carmen even found time to date women in secret, striking up a long-term romance with Alexis, who worked for an insurance company. When Alexis took a job in the Philippines, however, the distance proved unbearable, and Carmen began trying to arrange a move. After securing a visa, she...