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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 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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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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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
...Glenda M. Gloria Copyright © 2018 World Policy Institute 2018 “I know that there are those who do not approve of my methods of fighting criminality,” Rodrigo Duterte announced in his first speech after being sworn in as president of the Philippines on June 30, 2016. Despite having been...
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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 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 2013) 30 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2013
... 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, joins...
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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
... impact on street-based sex workers in the Philippines, whose work has become more unsafe because they or their clients can get tagged as drug suspects and summarily executed. The anti-trafficking sector—comprised of government agencies, civil society organizations, some women’s rights groups, and...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... The 23-year-old agreement has support from governments like the Philippines and Mexico, both large exporters of migrants, but not from the richer countries that receive migrants. These host governments are turned off by the convention’s lack of distinction between documented and undocumented...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... When Du Bois made this proclamation, he wasn’t only talking about the United States. As a graduate 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. This...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 112–118.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., about 80 percent of whom are female. Farmers started growing seaweed commercially here in 1989, after two strains were imported from the 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...
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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
....” The arrangement suited everyone for 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...