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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 49–58.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 54–64.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Bryan Doerries Translator and theater director Bryan Doerries describes how he has used ancient Greek tragedies to disrupt hierarchies and create a space for members of the military “to tell their truths of the experiences of war.” Drama can help people suffer openly and communally, sharing...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 101–109.
Published: 01 June 2011
... role in the country and its future. There is no other viable solution for Greece but radical reform. This realization is the key moment of nemesis in today’s Greek tragedy. It is also a reality that much of Europe is being forced to acknowledge. Ireland, Portugal, but also Spain, Italy...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 30–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
... I am from a country in which fear and tragedy have long been our daily bread. I am part of a generation that was marked by the civil war. The plots and characters of the many novels I’ve written are, in one way or another, connected to the event that so deeply affected my and my contemporaries...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2001
... to injury, are clean, orderly, and remark­ only more slaughter, Burundi is a place that ably pleasant for a place so immiserated, are makes even those well versed in postcolonial almost exclusively Tutsi. In the coolness of Africa’s myriad tragedies throw up their the morning and again at dusk...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
... by abolishing the state policy of bersih linkungan . Controversially, Wahid, also chairman of Indonesia’s largest Islamic organization Nadhlatul Ulama, issued a personal apology for the 1965 tragedy and debated the possibility of lifting a 1966 ban on Marxist-Leninist ideology. While Wahid’s steps were...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2003
...David C. Hendrickson The Ideas That Conquered the World: Peace, Democracy and Free Markets in the Twenty-first Century , Mandelbaum Michael , New York : PublicAffairs , 2002 The Tragedy of Great Power Politics , Mearsheimer John J. , New York : W. W. Norton , 2001...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 94–102.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Mohammed Zia ul-Haq troversial trial. He had been Bhutto’s own of Pakistan in 1988, a tragedy that also choice for army chief of staff. claimed the life of a serving American am­ Zia, who began his military career in bassador and most of General Zia’s top com­ the British Army in India in 1943...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 122.
Published: 01 September 2016
... perspective. But not all art for mass consumption supports the powerful. Translator and theater director Bryan Doerries explains how he uses ancient Greek tragedies to disrupt hierarchies, at least temporarily, and create a space for members of the military “to tell their truths of the experiences of war...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2014
... © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Le Mat Sex is a primal instinct. It is the way in which we guarantee the perpetuation of our families and of the human race. It is also the driving force behind so much beauty and tragedy, poetry and art, theater...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of Žižek’s books (itself a line from Marx), it’s said that history repeats itself, “first as tragedy, then as farce.” His claims in this column make a case for that sentiment. Also in the magazine, photojournalist Adriana Loureiro Fernández checks in on Caracas two years after protests first broke out...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
... proclaiming a new chapter of invigorated cooperation. Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister at the time, Saud El-Faisal, dedicated his closing remarks to disparaging Putin’s note. “[The Russians] talk about the tragedies in Syria while they have been an integral part in the tragedies suffered by the Syrian people...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 63–75.
Published: 01 December 2005
... WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • WINTER 2004/05 line, “Two Iraqis killed.” To the credit of September 11. In the week follow­ modern journalists, their most striking re­ ing the attack, [Mayor] Giuliani cent attention to the personal tragedies of compared the bravery of New York­ mass...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 25–32.
Published: 01 September 2000
... suppos­ London now sometimes call it,“Euroland” edly to limit the conflict, NATO decided to was supposed to be one part of the world make war on Yugoslavia rather than, as in where the tragedies of history have been Bosnia, to stand on the sidelines and allow consigned to the past. Milosevic...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 29–38.
Published: 01 June 2013
... her ears. Fan, the elementary school principal, recalls an accident from a neighboring village in 2009. A boy and girl fell down a well and drowned when their grandparents failed to keep a proper eye on them. In another tragedy, a boy left at home with his grandfather in a nearby county died after...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 26–31.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to market, and inexpen- wide, almost a billion people are food inse- sive, efficient means to store and transport cure, although we grow more than enough crops. World Resources Institute recom- to feed them. Their hunger is the tragedy mends electric-powered refrigeration, evap- of limited access...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of language. © World Policy Institute 2012 2012 World Policy Institute Nazifullah Salarzai is the National Spokesman of the Strategic Communication and Spokespersons Unit of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). Adewale Maja-Pearce, author of A Peculiar Tragedy (2010...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 69–76.
Published: 01 March 2003
... war that the American war was a tragedy visited forced to reenact for the camera of a “foreign on Vietnam through the manipulative tal­ comrade” an assault on an enemy outpost, ents of Le Duan, the Communist leader at complete with a phony flag raising that be­ the time. Le Duan had “trapped...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Death lion Europeans who died unnatural deaths the great tragedy of the French Revolution, in this century remain on the conscience of when so much blood was shed with a clear all of us. conscience. Danton’s relentless question to Robespierre should be engraved in our Memory and History hearts...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 91–93.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., and Aphrodisias, to mention only the most celebrated of half a hun­ dred sites. Eloquent, but mute. There is no living echo from the Greeks who until the 1920s inhabited Aegean Turkey. They left en masse in a half-forgotten tragedy arising from an ill-starred campaign by mainland Hellenes, rashly...