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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (4): 133–143.
Published: 01 December 2008
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 16–20.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., a professor of sociology and gender studies at the University of Southern California, describes how the lack of legal protections for domestic laborers has made it more challenging for women to be present in their children’s lives. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Philippines Indonesia...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kavitha Rajagopalan World Policy Institute fellow and author Kavitha Rajagopalan investigates the informal water economy of Chennai, a city in southern India. She finds that the government’s failure to dependably distribute clean water has made black-market dealings a necessity...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 77–81.
Published: 01 June 2016
... democracy and created an opaque revenue system that costs the southern African nation millions of dollars every year. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 — This article was supported by the Open Society Initiative of Southern Africa and the African Network of Centers for Investigative...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 48–54.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Abby Seiff An insurgency has consumed much of southern Thailand. Since 2004, almost 7,000 have been killed and more than 12,000 wounded as Malay Muslims push for greater autonomy. Journalist Abby Seiff describes the Thai government's brutal security tactics and investigates what's sustaining...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Cesar Pics Brussels—High unemployment, bleak economic outlook, high public and private debts, dysfunctional banks, weak competitiveness, and an unfavorable external environment are just a few of the challenges facing southern members of the euro zone. Despite these hurdles, the ever-optimistic...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... grand strategies, and the path it takes will reveal a great deal about the prospects for international cooperation in an increasingly polarized world. Less than 50 miles from the southern coast of Turkey and just 65 miles west of Syria, Cyprus has almost always been dominated by outsiders...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 77–86.
Published: 01 December 2006
... and sometimes ironhanded eration Organization). rule, weathering pestilence (nowadays AIDS), They are fighting for an autonomous poverty, tsunamis, and the border conflicts state in southern Thailand, carrying on a endemic to a difficult region. Thailand has decades-old struggle for independence...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 22–28.
Published: 01 September 2016
... committed by Menelik and successive rulers against Ethiopia’s southern nations, particularly the Oromo people. Under pressure from the latter, the Tigreans restructured the country as an ethno-linguistic federation. However, rather than instituting a genuine federation and allowing for self-government...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 21–30.
Published: 01 December 2014
... as well, especially in southern Europe. With these new political movements taking center stage, electoral maps are being redrawn. A new right-wing populism is emerging from a remarkable combination of anti-government sentiment and nostalgia for a time when government cared more about its citizens...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 31–42.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Syria considered its terri­ killed, and hostilities continued. tory— in the hope of threatening Israel Despite these sobering developments, on its northern border and retaking the Lebanon— becalmed by virtue of the Israeli Golan Heights. withdrawal from southern part of the coun­ Supporting...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Moroccan de facto control over the Western Sahara and crush the state that Sahrawis exiled in the southern Algerian desert have been working to build for 40 years. As Western Sahara scholar Stephen Zunes recently wrote, “based on Morocco’s broken promises on the UN-mandated referendum and its related...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... by the British was finally divided, the northern part voting to join Nigeria, the southern part annexed to Francophone Cameroon. The North/South divide has played a key role ever since. But this historic scar between francophone and anglophone cameroon was of secondary importance to another structural...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 21–25.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Eritrea and the Southern African Development Com­ Ethiopia, an effort that was suspended when munity (s a d c ), which brings together 14 the two nations resumed full-scale conflict states.2 s a d c is the direct descendant of the in May. That crisis was just the latest proof Southern African...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 87–88.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Rutherford B. Hayes, both claimed victory in three Southern states, one of them, it so hap­ pens, being Florida. In due course, the crisis was addressed by a bipartisan commission meet­ ing in secret at Wormsley House, a hotel in Washington, whose members awarded the presidency to Hayes. The 1877...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Brian Steidle Copyright © 2005 World Policy Institute 2005 Brian Steidle was a senior operations officer with the Jo in t M ilitary Commission in the Nuba Mountains of southern Sudan and an unarmed m ilitary observer and U.S. representative with the African Union...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Southern Command through the invitation of ideologically sym­ mentioned Cuba only in connection with pathetic governments. Consequently, Wash­ management of the U.S. detention facility at ington’s security concerns in the region cen­ Guantanamo Bay.5 tered on preventing leftist governments Classical...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 51–59.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... Reinventing the Caucasus Thomas de W aal In the winter of 1919 and the spring of 2002, the economic and demographic im­ 1920, the British journalist C. E. Bechhofer portance of the area between the Black and traveled around southern Russia and the Caspian Seas is small. By no calculation...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 120–129.
Published: 01 December 2014
... that way. Change is inevitable because it is not sustainable.” The question, however, is not whether the status quo is sustainable, but whether it may be so deeply embedded in so many places in southern Europe that it has become a part of the natural fabric—transplanted from the nation to the broader...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 99–105.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Policy Institute Photo: Chris Barnes BUCHAREST, Romania—Mauro, 28, and Adrian, 27, are two brothers from the southern Italian region of Puglia, who were sent by their father to cultivate 750 acres of corn in southern Romania, not far from the Bulgarian border. Their plot is small by Romanian...