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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 20–23.
Published: 01 December 2017
... given the right to live, fish, and hunt in the Swedish part of Sápmi, the rest of the Sámi population was barred from the village system—even those who grew up there. The division between herders and non-herders was maintained in the most recent reindeer-herding laws, which passed in 1971. The logic...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 126.
Published: 01 March 2017
... World Policy Journal analyzes how populist leaders use their Twitter accounts, from Donald Trump to Narendra Modi. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 #POPULISM World Policy Journal analyzes how populist leaders use their...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
...William M. LeoGrande Copyright © 2006 World Policy Institute 2006 William M. LeoGrande is dean of the School of Public Affairs, American University, Washington, DC. From the Red Menace to Radical Populism U.S. Insecurity in Latin America William M. LeoGrande...
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Published: 01 June 2013
Hostile Territory: The sparsely populated, frigid, and forbidding landscape along the Malangen fjord in the Norwegian Arctic Circle presents a profound challenge for military forces. Hostile Territory: The sparsely populated, frigid, and forbidding landscape along the Malangen fjord in the More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 12–13.
Published: 01 March 2016
... In countries around the world, minorities are disproportionately represented in incarcerated populations. World Policy Journal charts the demographics of the general population against the imprisoned population in the U.S., South Africa, England and Wales, Canada, Brazil, and Australia and reveals...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 20–21.
Published: 01 March 2016
... In 2012, prior to the London Olympics, Prime Minister David Cameron said London was “probably the most diverse city in the world.” Unlike many other metropolitan areas, where nonwhite populations form stark rings around a city, London at first glance may not seem geographically divided by...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Palestine use road construction to impose security and economic regimes on local populations. Two modern examples I want to discuss are Afghanistan and Palestine. In both locations—as in dozens of countries where counterinsurgencies have been fought—roads and other infrastructure projects don’t simply...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... across oceans and boundaries to form a countrybased on freedom and equality for Black populations. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 citizenship Malcolm X African diaspora Black Lives Matter Marcus Garvey B irmingham , England—Racism transcends the boundaries of the nation...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2016
... only half the population. To address the world's challenges, we must meaningfully change whom we call upon as experts. We must insist on a media landscape where more women are quoted, bylined, and miked. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 This content is made freely available by the...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
... ways of pushing back against xenophobic populism. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 fascism populism the far right xenophobia George Orwell After the inauguration of President Donald Trump, sales of George Orwell’s 1984 jumped 9,500 percent. The dystopian novel, about a...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 26–27.
Published: 01 June 2013
... © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Demographics show the way labor forces develop and place burdens on workers that dramatically affect a country’s quality of life. Using population pyramids, World Policy Journal has highlighted how demographics can govern the...
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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 (2013) 30 (1): 22–23.
Published: 01 March 2013
... 8. Timor-Leste Electricity only reached district capitals in the 1980s, and 95 percent of the island’s population lives without power. 9. Guinea-Bissau Economic isolation has helped make this west African nation the primary shipping point for cocaine en route to Europe. 10...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 34–35.
Published: 01 June 2016
... populous city, is only about 13 feet above sea level. e government has scrambled to build dikes and seawalls to prevent the financial center from being submerged as global sea levels rise. But if temperatures warm by 4 degrees Celsius, an increasingly likely scenario before the end of this century...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 122.
Published: 01 June 2017
... NUMBER OF PRISONERS PER 100,000 PEOPLE Libya 99 GLOBAL PRISON POPULATION...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 57–62.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of the world’s All this has been happening as United population growth this century will take Nations agencies, the World Bank, and in­ place not in the low-growth countries of dependent aid groups have come to con­ Europe or Japan but in the most desperately clude, some even...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 15–21.
Published: 01 March 2004
... formation of “two Chinas”—one decades. These developments, broadly con­ consisting of ever more densely populated sidered here, are: the changing demograph­ urban zones, the other of underdeveloped ics of cities, particularly in what we call and undergoverned hinterlands. the Lagos-Cairo-Karachi...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 16–17.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... sedentary lifestyle supported by maids and private drivers. The faces an ongoing battle with poor nutrition. Large food portions population’s positive view of large body sizes also contributes to a also raise the typical amount of calories consumed per meal. widespread lack of awareness of obesity...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 47–56.
Published: 01 March 2016
... are creating, can help us to communicate. Together, we can do much more. We see the criminalization of the black population. We see exclusion in education, exclusion in the health system. We see how black women are treated as disposable bodies, as sexual objects. All these things are familiar...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 24–25.
Published: 01 March 2018
... was “very important” to truly being a member of the nation. 90 80 70 60 PERCENTAGE OF THE POPULATION THE OF PERCENTAGE 50 GERMANY GREECE HUNGARY NETHERLANDS SPAIN SWEDEN...