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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 35–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Ameenah Gurib-Fakim World Policy Journal speaks with Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, a biochemist who became the first female president of Mauritius. She discusses the importance of integrating science into politics, what prevents women from rising into positions of power, and how her country pulled off...
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Published: 01 December 2016
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 16–22.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Kim Thuy Seelinger Khadidja Hassan Zidane told a stunned Senegalese courtroom that Chad’s former president, Hissène Habré had raped her on four separate occasions. But judges ruled Zidane’s testimony came too late, and Habré was acquitted of this charge. While Habré’s convictions for torture, war...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Jacob Heilbrunn Copyright © 2000 World Policy Institute 2000 Ja c o b H eilb ru n n is a colum nist f o r the Süddeutsche Zeitung a n d h a s w ritten f o r the National Interest, the Times Literary Supplement, a n d the W all Street Journal. President Gore’s Foreign...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2008) 25 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2008
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Published: 01 June 2013
European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso Photo: Jock Fistick European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso . / Photo: Jock Fistick More
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2013) 30 (4): 111–120.
Published: 01 December 2013
... President carried with it all but unprecedented powers. Not unlike the great emperors of old, a president could launch wars, proclaim peace, even change the course of history. In a democracy or an oligarchy, in political systems far removed in every other respect from the traditional dictatorship...
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Published: 01 September 2016
LUIS RUIZ TITO/PRESIDENCIA REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA LUIS RUIZ TITO/PRESIDENCIA REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA More
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Published: 01 September 2012
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2007) 24 (3): 75–82.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Jonathan Power Zbigniew Brzezinski remains at 79 the same feisty, acerbic intellectual he has always been, giving little quarter to his opponents. Admired rather than loved, he was, as President Jimmy Carter's national security advisor, the antithesis of the careful, more rounded, secretary of...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 73–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Manal Omar Manal Omar, author and a vice president at the U.S. Institute for Peace, argues that to successfully counter violent extremism (CVE), practitioners need to address concerns that CVE strategies are designed only to serve Western interests. Thus, CVE programming should commit to an...
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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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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 83–86.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Karen J. Greenberg President Donald Trump’s Hobbesian worldview is pushing U.S. national security policies to harsher, meaner places, according to Fordham University’s Karen J. Greenberg . Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Donald Trump national security SHEALAH CRAIGHEAD...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 115–121.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Josh Freedman President Xi Jinping has staked his reputation on an ambitious goal: eliminating absolute poverty in China by 2020. Josh Freedman compares two nearby towns in rural Hunan province to reveal the limitations of China’s poverty alleviation campaign. Copyright © 2017 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 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 (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Journalist Ian Bateson reports on how Nicaragua’s total ban on abortions, backed by President Daniel Ortega, has left girls like Lucia without options, and how a handful of women’s rights groups are fighting back. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Nicaragua rape Church abortion...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Robin Kirk When the president of Colombia shook hands with the leader of FARC, the longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere was over, but ensuring peace after the official end of the fighting is never straightforward. Using examples from Northern Ireland, Argentina, and Chile, author...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2007) 24 (3): 83–88.
Published: 01 September 2007
... countryside. We talked as we did 30 years ago, at great length, over vodka, coffee, cucumber, and beetroot. The advisor to every Soviet president from Leonid Brezhnev to Mikhail Gorbachev remains as lucid as he was when he told me in November, 1978, that if the West pursued its relationship of growing closer...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 55–59.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Masha Gessen Having spent over two decades analyzing Russia's slide into dictatorship, journalist Masha Gessen is now terrified of the damage President Donald Trump could do to democracy in the U.S. World Policy Journal spoke with Gessen about Putin, the media, and what citizens can do to protect a...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 126.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Twitter accounts. HOW MUCH DO THEY TWEET? TWITTER FOLLOWERS DONALD J. TRUMP I @realDonaldTrump I U.S. President JOINED...