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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 20–23.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the Kola Peninsula in Russia. I belong to a čearru , one of 51 reindeer-herding communities in the Swedish part of Sápmi that is geographically and economically organized around reindeer herding. I’m not a reindeer herder, but many of my relatives are. The reindeer is central to Sámi culture as a...
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Published: 01 June 2013
Marines secure gear atop Swedish BV tracked vehicles—the only motorized transport in the treacherous mountain terrain north of the Arctic Circle. Marines secure gear atop Swedish BV tracked vehicles—the only motorized transport in the treacherous mountain terrain north of the Arctic Circle. More
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 31–34.
Published: 01 December 2014
... threatening, it wasn’t clear if he was going to strike her, as he said something in barely audible Swedish near her ear. The crowd didn’t appear inclined to help until a tourist yelled at the Swede in English, and the Gypsy used the distraction to disappear into the crowd. Photo: Björnemalm “What...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 81–90.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... Andersson and former chief operating officer, Jonas Eriksson, left the company shortly after Swedish media reported on the link connecting Falk, Andersson, and Mineral Invest. corrupt small companies on alternative exchanges or privately owned companies can easily evade dodd-frank and pending eu...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in the Democratic Republic of Congo and their surprising funding source: an under-regulated Swedish stock exchange. Elsewhere in Africa, John Frederick Walker challenges the conventional wisdom on the ivory trade. In Colombia, Sibylla Brodzinsky bears witness to the victims of guerrilla terrorism...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 46–57.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Marines secure gear atop Swedish BV tracked vehicles—the only motorized transport in the treacherous mountain terrain north of the Arctic Circle. Marines secure gear atop Swedish BV tracked vehicles—the only motorized transport in the treacherous mountain terrain north of the Arctic Circle. ...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 70–73.
Published: 01 September 2003
... prize, saying that those who paigner for civil rights and a principal col­ served the United Nations did not do so for laborator with the eminent Swedish sociolo­ personal rewards. Secretary General Trygve gist Gunnar Myrdal in preparing the land­ Lie had to order him to accept because...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2014
... recent elections of xenophobic party Sverigedemokraterna, the Swedish Democrats, puts it in a position of playing a key role in a precarious balance of power. Youth unemployment is high. At the same time increased consumption has placed Sweden on a top-10 list of worst countries when it comes to the...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2014
... fund divested its holdings in U.S. minerals explorer Kerr-McGee, which let its Western Sahara permit expire the following year. Four Swedish state pension funds similarly decided to sell their stakes in Potash Corp and Incitec Pivot, importers of Western Saharan phosphates. In Denmark, four...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Democrats, or SPD. Five members of the a quarter or more of the local population. Swedish Riksdagen are Muslim, as are three Nevertheless, the barriers to representation members of the Danish Folketing and seven are often lower in municipal politics be­ in the Dutch Tweede Kamer, including two...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 25–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... For example, when overfly rights.24 Swedish television reported that Swedish Notwithstanding a shared vulnerability police had handed over to the CIA two to al-Qaeda and its sympathizers, European Egyptian asylum seekers who were sent back governments have seen the...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 3–6.
Published: 01 June 2011
... citizens. In Sweden, where I live, 997 out of 1,000 children reach the age of one. Even though all parents now and then worry that something bad might happen to their child, Swedish parents don’t live with much fear of losing their babies altogether—a confidence that surely improves the quality of their...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., that the river has rights to “protection, conservation, maintenance, and restoration.” “Environmental legislation,” the motion stated, “usually allows a certain level of natural harmful activities, rather than to restore ecosystems or to take preventive measures.” As members of the Swedish...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 103–107.
Published: 01 March 2005
... night follows day, evangelicals discerned an omen in Asia’s devastating tsunami: that the Almighty was punishing Swedish homosexuals vaca­ tioning in Thailand. How curious that a republic founded by eighteenth-century rational­ ists— who avoided all mention of God in the Constitution— should today...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 9–13.
Published: 01 March 2013
... a ceremony last summer in Budapest to remember Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat, widely celebrated for his successful efforts to rescue tens of thousands of Jews in Nazi-occupied Hungary, it was another reminder of the horrors that racism had brought to Europe. Once again, as in the early 1930s...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2013
... co-founder of Transparency International. Maximilian C. Forte is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Concordia University in Montreal. Rick Falkvinge is the founder and first party leader of the Swedish Pirate Party. Nada Alwadi is a Bahraini...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 60–70.
Published: 01 March 2002
... when the request arrives from a Israel presents an ironic parallel with prosecutor on a fishing expedition. Saudi Arabia. Increasingly powerful Rus­ The Swedish government has demanded sian-born politicians run charities to which to see the information that led the U.N. Se­ mobsters...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 20–24.
Published: 01 September 2014
... these business practices is to force a considerable amount of Canadian Internet traffic onto the networks of large American carriers, such as Cogent, Hurricane, and Level 3, as well as Tata (Indian) and TeliaSonera (Swedish). These foreign carriers typically meet the large Canadian carriers for data...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 92–99.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in Sinai that included Egypt and the Palestinian Authority. Despite hostilities in Lebanon in 1996, Rabinovici and others maintained contact, and, in 1997 and 1998, Fubini and his Swedish colleague Tord Ekelöf organized what would be a pair of critical MESC meetings, first in Torino, Italy and a...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 65–70.
Published: 01 June 2001
... reconciliation and mod­ ited the turbulent former general in Con­ ernization. Torres-Rivas became coordinator gress to express his “solidarity.” of the Swedish-based International Institute For dismayed Guatemalans on the cen­ for Democracy and Electoral Assistance ter and on the left, the president’s...