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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 30–31.
Published: 01 March 2017
... World Policy Journal analyzes the emergence of far-right parties as a political force in Europe. ANATOMY RISE OF THE FAR RIGHT IN EUROPE Buoyed by fears of refugees, terrorism, and the European Union’s open borders, far-right parties have emerged as a political force. BEFORE...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 33–41.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Asher Schechter The far right in Israel largely celebrated Donald Trump's presidential triumph and believes it now has the latitude to enact some of its more controversial policies. Journalist Asher Schechter examines anti-democratic trends in Israel, and argues the right has yet to offer a...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 14–21.
Published: 01 June 2018
... government of Enrico Letta, became Italy’s first black minister in 2013. Since she had emigrated to Italy legally on a student visa and got her Italian citizenship through proper channels, Kyenge was considered the perfect pick for Minister of Integration. PUTTING A FEMALE FACE ON THE FAR RIGHT IS...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 87–92.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Natasha Bluth While the izborists have exerted a quiet pull on Russian domestic politics, it’s difficult to see how their Russia-first ideology could initiate concrete changes beyond former Soviet borders. The nationalism built into far-right philosophies suggests that opportunities for global...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 68–72.
Published: 01 December 2016
... generation is made a political priority, it could be on the verge of being lost to the far-right populist parties sweeping across Europe. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 European Union nationalism populism Austria’s Harald Vilimsky, France’s Marine Le Pen, and the Netherlands...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 42–46.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Ian Bateson From Kiev, journalist Ian Bateson explores how the political wing of the far-right Azov battalion uses historical artifacts and a selective interpretation of past greatness to justify its vision for Ukraine. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Ukraine Russia, history...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 24–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... World Policy Journal explores the correlation in France between support for the far-right National Front and the unemployment rate. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 MAP ROOM C’EST L’ÉCONOMIE, STUPIDE? World Policy Journal explores the correlation in France between support for...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
... ways of pushing back against xenophobic populism. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 fascism populism the far right xenophobia George Orwell After the inauguration of President Donald Trump, sales of George Orwell’s 1984 jumped 9,500 percent. The dystopian novel, about a...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 26–29.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Terri E. Givens Many pundits and politicians blame the left's neglect of white working-class voters for the success of far-right parties in Europe and the U.S. But sidelining or deriding diversity isn't the answer, writes political science professor Terri E. Givens . Instead, mainstream left...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 34–40.
Published: 01 June 2018
... book was bound not to be popular. Since 1987, the Progress Party has acted as a conduit for the mainstreaming of far-right tropes and ideas about Islam and Muslims in Norway. During this time, Muslims overtook Jews as the racialized “other” in Norwegian society, and biological racism was replaced by...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 93–103.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the onlookers. A blue banner above the stage reads in Hindi “Viraat Hindu Sammelan ,” or “Hindu Show of Strength.” The occasion is the golden jubilee celebration of the founding of the radical right-wing Hindu nationalist organization, Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP). A young woman with vermillion...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 46–50.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Dalee Sambo Dorough Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 ANN ORO ANN ORO Indigenous peoples regard self-determination as the prerequisite for the exercise and enjoyment of all other human rights. Self-determination is defined as the right of a group to “freely determine...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 6–10.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Pavel Sulyandziga Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 AGÊNCIA BRASIL FOTOGRAFIAS AGÊNCIA BRASIL FOTOGRAFIAS Bikin National Park is one of very few areas in the Russian Far East that remain untouched by those I consider the “wild barbarians of civilization.” It is home to...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 51–58.
Published: 01 December 2002
... well for the politics fundamentally changed the international di­ of this country. It shows that Ugandans have alogue about human rights. “Pluralism” is matured politically and do not want the in vogue, as the Bangladeshi newspaper idea of alagidde [he has ordered It is ob­ Dainik Janakantha...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
... fundamental rights of nature. We can’t continue to operate inside the regulatory paradigm and expect to reverse current dangerous trends. For environmental activists as well as those simply bearing witness to the degradation of the natural world, the critical question is: Are we finally ready to recognize...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2017
... answer any questions on LGBT rights himself, Sirleaf said, “We’ve got certain traditional values in our society that we’d like to preserve.” Four months after the interview was published, the Senate approved Jewel Howard Taylor’s bill criminalizing gay marriage, but that was as far as either piece...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 31–39.
Published: 01 September 2004
... tored the human rights situation in South top of the agenda when the Helsinki Ac­ Korea, Burma, and Indonesia (including cords were signed in 1975. The accords, a East Timor). But North Korea remained a far-ranging set of agreements among 35 relative black hole. The Minnesota Lawyers...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 96–100.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Fernanda Canofre When a society fails to confront the dark episodes of its history, it leaves its past vulnerable to distortion and exploitation, argues journalist Fernanda Canofre. Brazil has never properly investigated the crimes of its military dictatorship period (1964-1985), and far-right...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 61–66.
Published: 01 December 2001
... civil its magic. When in the latter mode, the liberties, America is far superior to China. tendency was for both George Bush and Beijing says that is all well and good, but Bill Clinton to be drawn into the kind of since social and economic rights are also im­ frustrating exchanges described above...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Islamic former Soviet republics of Central while, have so far tolerated women’s rights Asia— Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmen­ activities to a greater degree than demands istan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan— have for more general political and civil rights, emerged as important partners in the strug­...