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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2018
...) will feel perplexed by the dueling narratives about Polish racial identity that are now playing out in Europe. While there are many nationalities thought of today as “white” that were at one point racialized as non-white (Italians, the Irish, etc.), today’s Poles are pulling off an exceptional feat...
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Published: 01 March 2016
“Against racial discrimination / social justice for all / Cubans / that nobody misses the big / May 1st parade.” ORIENTE “Against racial discrimination / social justice for all / Cubans / that nobody misses the big / May 1st parade.”. / ORIENTE More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Joshua Hitchcock; Melanie Smuts; Sigal Alon; Sharmani Patricia Gabriel Affirmative action, positive discrimination, preferential treatment—it goes by different names, but countries across the world relyon it to shrink the wealth and opportunity gaps that exist across ethno-racial lines. World...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 12–13.
Published: 01 March 2016
... some startling racial inequalities. ANATOMY RACE AND INCARCERATION In countries around the world, minorities are disproportionately represented in incarcerated populations. GENERAL POPULATION INCARCERATED OTHER 7.4...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... Originally submitted to the U.N. General Assembly by the Civil Rights Congress, the 1951 petition documented 153 racial killings and was signed by W.E.B. Du Bois and Paul Robeson, among many others. Its authors held that “the oppressed Negro citizens of the United States, segregated, discriminated against...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to measure racial disparities in employment, education, or health outcomes. Not analyzing—or even discussing—race doesn’t mean there’s no racism, but it does obscure racialized poverty and other inequalities. In this issue, Hisham Aidi writes about political parties, inspired by the Black Power movement...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 47–56.
Published: 01 March 2016
... of being black. In the States, whereas white women make about 70 cents to every dollar that white men make, black women make about 60 cents. That’s pretty consistent with the oppression here in Canada where your gender identity and sexuality inform how people understand your racial identity and how you’re...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... that even if they do, it will not end racial oppression. Racism is a central feature of Western capitalism, and only Black populations gaining political and economic power can change that. This means breaking free from the limits of methodological nationalism and creating global networks. Seeing Black...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 March 2016
...“Against racial discrimination / social justice for all / Cubans / that nobody misses the big / May 1st parade.” ORIENTE “Against racial discrimination / social justice for all / Cubans / that nobody misses the big / May 1st parade.”. / ORIENTE ...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... as a local immigrant-advocacy organization meant to promote the interests of Belgian Muslims, but grew more radical and racially minded in response to Vlaams Blok, a far-right party that had gained power in Flanders. The AEL’s radicalization was also fueled by international developments—the Palestinian...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 16–18.
Published: 01 March 2012
...? Historical or literary references to “The Freedom Train” or railroads more generally have highlighted issues of racial segregation across Africa. Cecil John Rhodes’ plan for a railroad stretching from Cape Town to Cairo was intended to be the great symbol of British colonization and control of Africa...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 83–87.
Published: 01 June 2018
... in northern Germany, he openly supported forced sterilization and other eugenic policies closely tied to racial war and genocide. By the standards of his time and place, he was both a good scientist and a good party member. After Germany’s defeat and division, however, Kollath found himself shut out...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 31–35.
Published: 01 June 2017
... a monopoly on racism and that racism in the U.S. defines all that racism can be. Racial prejudice in Germany is understood more to be a problem of right-wing extremists and neo-Nazis, not attitudes or policies that result in overpolicing, disproportionate use of force, and a lack of investigation...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., unnecessarily so, with disbelief and outright hostility when they said, for instance, that South Africa in 2015 is a white supremacist state or that white privilege explains the racial inequities in access to and success at universities. Many of the students involved, particularly the organizers, subscribe...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Powell predicted “rivers of blood” if immigration continued. This was, of course, hyperbole. Racial tensions and racist incidents never disappeared, but racially motivated violence declined until the 1990s, when far-right populism began its resurgence. As I describe in my book on anti-discrimination...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 91–101.
Published: 01 September 2015
... was not spent on alcohol. “It labeled all the indigenous people as being incapable of managing their finances,” says Walker. “This was only able to occur because of the suspension of the Racial Discrimination Act.” a 1975 statute that makes racial discrimination illegal all across Australia. The suspension...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 46–50.
Published: 01 December 2017
... on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination also cited the U.N. Declaration in response to a report about Costa Rica’s actions toward Indigenous communities, and the following year, the Human Rights Committee expressed its concern about Sweden’s lack of action “to further advancing the interests of the Sámi people...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 38–42.
Published: 01 June 2017
... regimes that facilitate routine brutality, which falls especially hard on racial minorities. At the same time, the White House has celebrated authoritarian governments in the Philippines and Egypt. These are states that rely on massive and deadly force not only for the ordinary business of crime control...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 102–110.
Published: 01 December 2013
... screamed. To reach the buses, the Cubans had to pass through a tight corridor between the protesters. Although Juan says he does not care about racial prejudice, he confesses the action was more than a bit shocking. “We don’t have things like this there [Cuba]. We, Cubans, haven’t been slaves since 1868...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 33–40.
Published: 01 September 2000
... the mainland The torment of the islanders who bore the from further disturbance and disgrace, above brunt of Japanese bigotry—a racial mixture all the stationing of far larger American of Chinese, Japanese, and Micronesian ances­ forces there if it had not been able to offer si­ try, Okinawans, though...