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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 (2017) 34 (1): 18–23.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Cole Stangler France's left is in shambles, but journalist Cole Stangler argues this is no time for the country's progressive parties to equivocate. The moment, he writes, requires an apologetic left-one that caters to the basic needs of wage earners rather than economic elites. These changes...
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (3): 218–220.
Published: 01 September 2008
... George F. Kennan and Hans Morganthau, had then become critics of American foreign policy, in some cases even identifying with the Left. © 2008 World Policy Institute 2008 World Policy Institute ...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... obstacles they face, and the long-term effects created for both these children and the society. The challenges and damaging effects of growing up as left-behind children are mostly manifested in their daily lives, as demonstrated by the experience of children in Guang’an village. In the long run, the...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the world’s most desperate and disadvantaged, seeking the solace of democracy and the prospects of opportunity. But Europe today is becoming increasingly bleak, if hardly lacking for excitement and wealth. Armies of unemployed youths, crushing tax burdens, and anemic or negative growth has left large...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 51–54.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., women decided to go to the front lines. We left our homes and became union members. Evo Morales arrived in the Chapare around this time; he wasn’t president yet, but he opened our eyes through union meetings, which we would hold at different locations. These gatherings were forbidden at the time, but we...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... Not even the strongest economies could cope with such numbers, let alone a country that is the fourth water-scarcest in the world, imports 96 percent of its energy and 87 percent of its food. The international community agrees: Jordan cannot be left alone to shoulder the huge economic and security...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 22–28.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., a brutal conqueror, removes the Oromo and other marginalized ethnic groups from the national record. This is significant for those left out of history are more easily disregarded in the present. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Ethiopia Oromo history Menelik II “Battle...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 36–40.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Nicaraguans use their connections or wealth to avoid convictions. “The aggressor rapes the child, the aggressor is left alone, and the state forces her to have the child,” Palacios said. Lucia’s father did his best to pressure the police to carry out a serious investigation. Nonetheless, the probe went...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 5–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Too often the perspectives of sex workers are left out of policy conversations. World Policy Journal asked experts around the globe what sex workers need to better control their working conditions. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 sex work labor labor policy Compiled...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 45–48.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Saliha Ben Ali Journalist Lisa De Bode interviews Saliha Ben Ali, whose son left the family’s home in Belgium four years ago to join a terrorist group in Syria. He was killed a few months later. Since his death, Ben Ali has become an outspoken advocate for parents who fear losing their children to...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 21–33.
Published: 01 June 2011
... expansive middle class. Many live in poorer neighborhoods in the bigger cities and feel left behind by economic growth and globalization. The genius of the new populists like Fortuyn and Wilders has been to tap into this anxiety without also engaging in economic populism—indeed, by ignoring economic issues...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 96–103.
Published: 01 March 2016
... before the military takeover in 1976. (The regime lasted until 1983.) He was authoritarian—“over the top,” as he himself said later. There were emails in circulation from fellow Jesuits complaining about his behavior. One senior Jesuit wrote, “He left the Society of Jesus in Argentina destroyed, with...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 119–124.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Catarina Fernandes Martins When it comes to economic policy, Mamede described the government as fundamentally conservative and “in line with the EU budgetary rules and its obsession to rapidly decrease the debt.” This troubles left-wing politicians such as Catarina Martins, whose Bloco de...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Dawa Party. Former enemies walked into the hall to congratulate him, and Maliki rose to embrace them. To his left was a founder of his party, the oldest surviving Dawa member, who had been tortured under Hussein and was now spending his golden years in quiet retirement near the Shiite shrine of Imam...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 43–48.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the reason I left my job at Harvard, and for the time being my family, to be here to devote myself to a cause—our vision, our dream of a free Tibet. WPJ: What is your vision for Tibet’s future? Where do you see Tibet a generation from now? Sangay: After coming to Harvard Law School, I...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 19–30.
Published: 01 March 2000
... defensive missile or conduct military exer­ country they had left behind. Taiwan’s per cises on their offshore islands. The Chinese capita income soared from $100 in 1949, in turn could step up their own military ex­ to $13,233 in 1997. Although the People’s ercises; or they could simply overreact...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 59–64.
Published: 01 December 2003
... from engineer­ Latin American Left After the Cold War (New York: ing, as they consistently do in these times of Knopf, 1993), p. 5; Jerry Dohnal, “Structural Ad­ crisis, the socialization of private-sector justment Programs: A Violation of Rights,” Aus­ debt...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2017
... senior editor at The Nation , I am guided by the inclusive, democratic vision of World Policy Journal . (I think of myself less as having left WPJ than as trying to spread its ideals elsewhere.) I want to thank the incredibly talented Caroline Preston, who, as interim editor, has made this issue sing...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 64–68.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., had a relatively poor record on indigenous land rights, but the outlook has grown even dimmer since she left office. Michel Temer, her successor, has been entangled in bribery and corruption scandals, and polls this August showed his popularity at just 5 percent. But he has been able to maintain his...