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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 59–65.
Published: 01 June 2005
... is the author o/Student Protests in Twentieth-Century China: The View from Shanghai (Stanford University Press, 1991), and is the coauthor, edi­ tor, or coeditor of five other books, including Human Rights and Revolutions (Rowman & Littlefield, 2000), a revised and expanded edition of which...
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Published: 01 March 2018
A demonstrator protests the eviction of residents and shopkeepers in Wanstead, east London, in 1994. The buildings were set to be demolished to make way for a road. MATTHEW SMITH A demonstrator protests the eviction of residents and shopkeepers in Wanstead, east London, in 1994. The buildings More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 42–56.
Published: 01 June 2016
... immune from prosecution—remained the same. Photographer Showkat Nanda documents the clashes from the perspectives of Kashmir’s young protesters as well as the grieving mothers and wives of those who have “disappeared.” PORTFOLIO The shadow of a Kashmiri protester is visible against a wall tagged...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
...T.O. Molefe Students across South Africa have united not just to demand the end to rising university fees or the toppling of a statue but also to reject the ruling party’s liberal capitalist project. T.O. Molefe follows the countrywide student protests and analyzes the effectiveness of the theories...
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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 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Sarah El Sirgany Egypt handed over two uninhabited islands to Saudi Arabia, sparking the largest mass protests in Cairo since 2014. Both governments say they want to maintain close ties, according to journalist Sarah El Sirgany, but conflicting expectations, dissatisfied citizens, and domestic...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 90–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
... © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 democracy Spain neoliberalism cities activism technology protest MARCELLO VICIDOMINI The web platform Propongo was born amid the occupation of Madrid’s Puerta del Sol in 2011. Hackers from the 15-M Movement, whichs rekindled grass-roots...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 97–106.
Published: 01 December 2014
... into their own hands. Regardless of how the protest movement ends, both Beijing and London must now accept that a newly assertive Hong Kong public is part of the political landscape. Nonetheless, there is pressure even within London to speak out on Hong Kong. The Hong Kong police’s use of tear gas against...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 62–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the population, has been largely ignored. The political upheaval that began with anti-government protests around the country in January, combined with violent conflicts in many parts of the country, are driving tens of thousands from their homes. These new floods of internally displaced are now straining...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 111–118.
Published: 01 March 2011
... on a remote road outside this small city in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest of northern Peru. but along the narrow strip of highway—known to locals as the Devil's Curve—thousands of protesters were huddled. Most were members of indigenous tribes. It was June 5, 2009, and they had been blocking...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and the absence of men in the household means there is no income. Their lives, they say, had been miserable under Mubarak. But some of their neighbors—men desperate for money—had been paid during the revolution to act as Mubarak sympathizers or attack protesters. Now, they feel they are being ignored. Before...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 34–40.
Published: 01 September 2014
... betrayed the revolution for the sake of playing politics. Running for office meant you were a power-hungry sell-out. Voting meant you were participating in a charade and betraying the blood of those who had died protesting. Meanwhile, the dead were immortalized and turned into social media avatars before...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 77–85.
Published: 01 December 2005
... that protests The third story is of a middle-aged fe­ almost always fail. Yet, as Dali Yang notes male practitioner of the spiritual exercise in Remaking the Chinese Leviathan, over 30 Falun Gong. Rejuvenated by Falun Gong’s percent of suits brought by citizens against daily rituals and syncretic...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 2018
...A demonstrator protests the eviction of residents and shopkeepers in Wanstead, east London, in 1994. The buildings were set to be demolished to make way for a road. MATTHEW SMITH A demonstrator protests the eviction of residents and shopkeepers in Wanstead, east London, in 1994. The buildings...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 24–27.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., and was thought to have a good chance of passing before the end of the year. Protests broke out in Arab villages across the country, Bedouins organized government boycotts, and demonstrators gathered outside the legislature. Public action against the plan first gained momentum in the summer of 2013...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 35–37.
Published: 01 December 2014
... in Rome to march against the government’s labor reforms. Most of the CGIL protesters appeared to be retired workers—a stark contrast to the youth-dominated Leopolda, taking place simultaneously in Florence. Earlier this year, in April, thousands took to the street in Rome to march against austerity...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 49–58.
Published: 01 March 2003
... was moribund in Mao’s including the student protestors who had time, has flourished. Moreover, civil society been demanding more political freedom and appears to operate with fewer constraints the state workers who had been involved in than in the early 1990s, after the Tianan­ labor protests...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 43–48.
Published: 01 December 2011
... on Tibet at Harvard University, inviting prominent Chinese scholars from top universities in China. So eventually it evolved into something from independence to “middle way.” One incident that influenced me was when Chinese President Jiang Zemin visited Harvard. We organized a protest with 4,000 people...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... in Bangkok. He was the first elected Thai prime minister to serve a full term and was re-elected in 2005 in a landslide. But his tenure marked a growing rift between the middle class in the cities and the rural and working-class Thais who adored him. In 2006, following massive protests from...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 6–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... The length of his sentence is less the result of his actions in 1989 and more the consequence of his thought crime in prison. To the Communist Party, Miao’s refusal to admit guilt symbolizes both the failure of the criminal justice system and a repudiation of the official verdict of the 1989 protests...
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