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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 118–123.
Published: 01 June 2018
... no toilets. While OD is on the decline, nearly 950 million people worldwide still routinely practice it, and more than half live in India. The prevalence of OD has a particularly terrible impact on children: It exposes them to illnesses that cause malnutrition and stunt growth. Diseases caused by poor...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., the anthropologist, conducted a survey that found that 30 percent of the camps had no toilet facilities. Another survey found that the average of number of people sharing a toilet in the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area was 273. Toilets are often set apart from camps, and at night men often hide inside or near...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 56–57.
Published: 01 June 2017
... [ ] access to press/legal system Bed Foldable Bed Closet Desk Window Toilet Sink Bucket SUMMER 2017 57 prison infographic Copyright © 2017...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 108–118.
Published: 01 December 2015
...,” he would tell everyone after that experience. “Any country that can’t make a toilet that works or an elevator that can reliably go up and down can hardly pose a major threat to anyone.” This was not entirely true. The Soviet state simply had a different set of priorities: missiles and tanks, in large...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to the country’s most vulnerable citizens. But the price controls have led to widespread shortages, ballooning inflation, a thriving black market for hard-to-access goods like toilet paper, shampoo, and diapers, and at supermarkets, looting, fighting, and lines that span blocks. Producers of goods face insolvency...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 85–96.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Later I thought maybe it was just piss,” Misha continued. There were no toilets. “We were just made to hop into the corner of a room nearby” to urinate. Guards would cut their prisoners hands free of tape, then re-tape them as they hopped back into the main room. The guards taunted them, saying...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 19–24.
Published: 01 June 2016
... adequately expanded Dharavi’s infrastructure. The area lacks basic civic amenities like toilets and sewage disposal. But where people could have a modicum of control—for example, when residents could make their own homes and design the interiors—they excel. It is remarkable how schizophrenic the experience...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., Russia’s RT, Iran’s Press TV, and Venezuela’s teleSUR), creating an international ideological coalition that attempts to veil strategies of oppression. This explains why, at the same time there is a shortage of toilet paper in Venezuela, the state owns and manages two satellites in space (and will launch...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 18–22.
Published: 01 December 2016
... detained at least nine of the organizers for “picking quarrels and provoking trouble,” an ill-defined charge that’s difficult to contest. I had heard of a few of the activists before. I was vaguely familiar with their “Occupy Men’s Toilets” protest that advocated for more women’s restrooms...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 107–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
... accepting a union arranged by parents. They are the first generation to adopt the custom of bringing the toilet from the outhouse into the middle of the home. They are the first to give their toddlers tricycles and blow-up plastic pools to splash in and let them watch Tom and Jerry cartoons on TV; the first...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 108–115.
Published: 01 September 2014
... was forced to import everything from bread makers to toilet paper and clothing. Trade imbalances, such as these, ultimately crippled the country. By the end of 2008, it had become virtually impossible to import much-needed commodities, such as bread and eggs, and provide critical amenities, like...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
... of story, having inaugurated the protest by pouring onto it waste from the leak-prone tanks of the portable flushing toilets many black residents in the townships around Cape Town live with in their homes. And they did not back down from their demand, even when the consensus opinion at the time...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
... with the beds all stacked together with industrial workers sleeping like fish in a can,” the former secondary school teacher says. “The ratio could be one toilet for 20 people. There’s no ventilation, and the heat is unbearable in the summertime. It’s very easy to become sick.” Colds, diarrhea, high fevers...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
... are scrambling for secure, clean drinking water; unwatered crops are withering; coal-powered plants are shutting down without water to power them; and plumbing systems have run dry, forcing people to abandon toilets en masse. The government is setting up armed guards at dams and shuttling trains full of water...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 71–78.
Published: 01 March 2006
... blogger wrote: place within Iranian society, where the “I’ve been paying attention to the graffiti in righteous and pious are being marginalized the office toilet recently: Death to the Mul­ and mocked by an elite that has been cor­ lahs’ ass lickers, Death to the Mullah pimps, rupted by the West...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 59–67.
Published: 01 June 2012
... worried about his children’s stalled education in the camp. He complained about the lack of privacy, the cold tents during winter, the overcrowding. “In Reyhanli, you had to walk 300 feet to the toilet. You had to walk 300 feet to the bath in the cold.” Moreover, they were all but out of touch...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 100–112.
Published: 01 June 2014
... fuel pools and dry cask storage. These storage areas have been filling up fast. One insider suggested not dealing with the nuclear waste issue in the industry was like “building a house without a toilet.” A considerable amount of spent nuclear fuel still sits in dry casks and spent fuel pools...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 21–33.
Published: 01 June 2011
... shops along the road. A path leads to Kollie Yard, a cluster of faded whitewashed houses surrounding a sand pit. The homes are modest; more than a hundred people share a common toilet. Saye Guinkpa has just returned home from central Monrovia, where he earns $250 a month working as a trainee...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 55–64.
Published: 01 June 2001
... dies, Turkey will have school, it looks cleaner and better main­ changed the law on citizenship, making it tained than most Turkish buildings. The possible for a qualified non-Turkish candi­ tile and linoleum floors are buffed. The date to be elected. Not only the Patriarch spotless toilets smell...