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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 75–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
... can make it difficult for queer women to be self-sufficient outside traditional family models. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 feminism LGBT Cameroon Ivory Coast sexism ALISDARE HICKSON ALISDARE HICKSON ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, and DOUALA, Cameroon—In Nathalie’s...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 82–91.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Omar G. Encarnación Professor of political studies Omar Encarnación details the sexism and misogyny leveled at Dilma Rousseff throughout her career in Brazilian politics. He argues that her impeachment was part of a growing backlash against women and people of color. Copyright © 2017 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 118.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Women have historically been underrepresented in the media as authors and experts. World Policy Journal finds out if more voices are now being heard in major publications. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 media sexism journalism...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 111–117.
Published: 01 December 2016
... are. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 racism sexism coding programming computers algorithms algorithmic bias NYUHUHUU NYUHUHUU Tay’s first words in March of this year were “hellooooooo world!!!” (the “o” in “world” was a planet earth emoji for added whimsy). It...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2016
... full of female foreign policy experts. Women typically face two main barriers to visibility. The first is institutional. Deeply entrenched societal sexism and bias, unconscious or otherwise, deem male voices as authoritative. In turn, women’s voices are rendered unauthoritative—second-guessed and...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., electoral politics can be a hostile and violent place. Women who stand for office can expect casual sexism and discrimination, ranging from snide remarks about their appearance to being propositioned by their male colleagues. In some countries, this psychological violence escalates to physical violence in...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2017
... without a college degree can be explained by racism and sexism. Center-left parties must build broad-based support for a multiethnic approach to governance that prioritizes social welfare. The focus must be on addressing inequality, strengthening unions, and developing immigration policies that...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 59–65.
Published: 01 June 2017
... should the problem of illegal drugs be treated as a public health issue, but the administration must also address poverty as its root cause. DUTERTE’S CHILDISH VINDICTIVENESS POSES A THREAT TO OUR CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. WPJ: What role do you think sexism and misogyny has played in Duterte’s...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 70–74.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., free obstetric care, alleviated working conditions, and other social assistance.” Of course, enlightened constitutions do not eradicate everyday sexism, and Eastern European societies are still infused with male chauvinism. But the culture of state socialism did profoundly shift attitudes and make...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 39–46.
Published: 01 December 2016
... bodies. It is a term that recognizes the sexual politics of homicide. At the march, women called out in unison for members of public institutions, like the justice system, to be required to attend workshops on gender violence. They proposed mechanisms to combat sexism, and they demanded equal...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 39–47.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., an area where Chile lags behind many other Latin American countries. There are more female heads of state in South America than in any other continent, but progress to curb sexism and discrimination in all spheres of society—from politics to the work force to the home—has been slow. Yet...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 124–129.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Clinton wing versus the Sanders movement). We should, of course, never forget that Bannon is the beacon of the alt-right while Hillary Clinton supports many progressive causes like fights against racism and sexism. However, we also should never forget that the LGBT+ struggle can be coopted by mainstream...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 71–79.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., although, like everywhere else in the world, Indian women and girls face entrenched and systematic sexism; it’s the structure of many Indian families, which creates a series of incentives to have sons. When a couple marries, the young woman typically moves out of her parents’ home and into what is often a...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the Ar­ and sexism in textbooks. In response, the menian experience in the Ottoman Empire. Ministry of Education agreed to remove “ex­ Although the organizers had to overcome pressions of hostility and hate,” including suspicion on all sides and competing views phrases such as “we crushed...