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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Antjie Krog Hospitality is an opportunity to become, in a limited sense, one who is not one’s own; a figure through which one may own oneself. We become who we truly are through the accommodation of the stranger. Re-imagining a society that includes the stranger opens up immense possibilities...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 2015
... friends are posting. She gets her hands on a friend’s phone to post a picture on her Instagram account, and then her phone buzzes. Neha receives a comment from a stranger appreciating the picture she had just posted and persuading her to see her inbox for a similar photo. Billboard: “Delhi Women...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., with our friends, relatives, and even strangers—for better or, all too often, for worse. Connectivity has sparked revolutions, cured disease and famine, and led to more advances in a shorter period of time than any previous point in history. Of course, today’s social media frenzy is not the first...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 85–96.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... For much of the past year, she’s been scared, so much so that she drops her voice to a whisper on the boulevard outside her store when talking to strangers. She glances nervously over her shoulder at passers-by. Too frightened to disclose her full name, Natalya is the mother of two teenagers and a four...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 85–91.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and derstanding such as we have never seen be­ The Jewel in the Crown. But their stories are fore. A world in which it is easier than ever not my stories, their heroes are not mine; before to meet strangers must also become and my fiction seeks to reclaim my country’s a world in which it is easier than ever...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 13–21.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the “Myth of Autumn Leaves” (Japan), “Smelling the Forest” (Malaysia), and “Blue Romance” (Turkey). Of the 125 foreign tour packages, however, only two include India. If that wasn’t enough of a deterrent, these are accompanied by a long list of warnings—don’t touch heads of children; don’t ask strangers...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 67–69.
Published: 01 June 2016
... at Passover (which Israelis in Palestine have forgotten): We must always remember that we were strangers in the land of Egypt. Kamel, you are so brilliant, and you are tender as well, that I know. It is up to you, alone, to decide how you wish to engage in politics. But I want you to know that I am...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 June 2011
... believe in strangers. When I travel to Upper Egypt, I say to myself, ‘I shall not look like a stranger.’” He studies local speech patterns and slang so that he can sound like the residents. (When I asked if I could accompany him on a trip outside Cairo, Youssef said he never allowed reporters to do so...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 21–30.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., the government of the state concerned is un­ author of Saving Strangers, suggests that willing or unable to take remedial action, four threshold criteria should be applied or is itself responsible for the violation(s); to determine the justice of a humanitarian 3) there is a clear urgency to act; 4) the use...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 85–88.
Published: 01 December 2003
... to New York, and rose to prominence as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers and Lazard Frères. Here let me confess an interest. Walter is no stranger to this journal, or to the World Policy Institute, or to New School University. That said, what commends his memoir...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 147–150.
Published: 01 September 2005
... to Hannah Arendt’s icy observation about the banality of evil: here we encounter the total banality of pubescent evil. Yet, uncounted young males experience emotional turbulence without slaying scores of strangers. An essential added ingredient is a license to kill, supplied and sanctioned...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 99–104.
Published: 01 September 2017
... to former parent GTech S.p.A. and that after the merger, “Italian earnings were necessarily included” in that amount. Wiczek declined to answer other questions because she said they involved confidential information. IGT is no stranger to controversy. Its practice of intra-company trade...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 3–7.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and heroin addiction was virtually non-existent. We were taught to work and study hard; help our parents, siblings, and strangers; and waste no time on frivolous pursuits. But there were no beggars. People worked hard and were self-sufficient. Nothing was more important than being seen as honorable...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... It is a season, as Shakespeare affirmed, when ripeness is all. So I pondered following a busman’s holiday in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Ger­ many. Friends and strangers alike fixed me with anxious eyes to ask what on earth was hap­ pening in America, and why Bush II was so brashly unlike Bush I. Yet my...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 2014
... thought about what it would be like to have sex with a beautiful stranger, and then pay for it? Have you ever wondered if you could ever sell your body, your genitals, your caresses, your moans? Our inability to discuss sex and sexuality openly and accurately underpins why shame and prejudice remain...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 9–14.
Published: 01 September 2012
... they can never fulfill. Populists play on entrenched anxieties based on prejudices directed at strangers in their midst, religious fundamentalism, and social and economic transformations beyond the capacity of their nations. Talking of withdrawal from the Euro or the EU, closing borders to competing...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 1–13.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., with friends and Defense Paul Wolfowitz: “The road to peace kinfolk in an adjacent wood. By what right in Jerusalem leads through Baghdad.” Still, could a hunter armed with a rifle slay a in this writer’s view, nothing better ex­ stranger on sight without sanction of law or, America Unlimited...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 2018
... gathering, but word somehow got out that he was having was a rave. Within a few hours, a convoy of cars full of strangers in search of an all-night dance party stretched along the mile-long track from the road to our party. A police helicopter was dispatched to survey the scene and patrol cars arrived...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 97–101.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., and consoling messages smothered the out­ er wall of the old U.S. Embassy on Novinsky Boulevard. The language was universal: we are with you, we know violence, we know fear. Strangers struck up conversations, most memorably in Suzdal, a city famous for its medieval churcharchitecture, where a middle...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 16–22.
Published: 01 June 2017
... WON, WE WON!” Across the courtroom, most of us struggled to interpret the decision and its implications. Those familiar with Zidane’s testimony shared a flicker of mourning—she had overcome so much to come to this foreign courtroom and to utter her violation to a room full of strangers...
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