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World Policy Journal (2009) 26 (2): 73–81.
Published: 01 June 2009
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 39–46.
Published: 01 December 2016
... killing us? Stop disappearance and feminicide!” On April 24, 2016, thousands of women and girls marched for six hours through the streets of Mexico City to protest violence against women. They chanted, “We want to stay alive,” a phrase that has become the rallying cry of a generation of women...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 91–98.
Published: 01 March 2018
...-quality sperm and can help you solve your problems and troubles . . . The company has strong men of different ages available. Anonymity and secrecy are essential to recipient couples and donors, not least because both groups want to avoid future trouble. Yet feelings of shame, guilt, and inadequacy...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and former chief of the Indonesian Armed Forces, Djoko Suyanto, defended the actions of the military on the basis of their historical context, telling the Jakarta Globe , “If you want to look at the events of 1965, you need to use a pair of 1965 lenses, not 2012 lenses.” Art has also played...
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Published: 01 September 2017
My daughter Yara stands in small riverside structure in a Jubail Industrial City park. My daughters tell me, “Mama, I never want to get married. I just want to have kids, like you.” They’ve watched me endure a tiresome 10-year struggle for a divorce, and now have a negative view of marriage. My More
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 75–82.
Published: 01 September 2007
... wanted—a further freeze on nuclear arms and instead go for the more demanding course of arms reductions, which badly upset Moscow. At the same time he was the only one in the foreign policy apparatus with a vision of where America should lead the world. He was the philosopher king of the White House...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Sarah El Sirgany Egypt handed over two uninhabited islands to Saudi Arabia, sparking the largest mass protests in Cairo since 2014. Both governments say they want to maintain close ties, according to journalist Sarah El Sirgany, but conflicting expectations, dissatisfied citizens, and domestic...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 110.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Christopher Shay Throughout history, politicians have wanted to demolish the “noisy, dirty, and confusing” poor neighborhoods of the inner city. World Policy Journal editor Christopher Shay argues that leaders shouldn’t be so disdainful of these areas. Diverse, complex communities can better resist...
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Published: 01 September 2017
searching for the one, that’s when we met each other,” Hisham told me. “I first met her on Twitter, then later in person. Wanting nothing but fun, she told me off . . . I met her again at an ice cream shop. She charmed me with her happy ice cream dance.” Raneen and Hisham, who pose American Gothic-style More
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 65–71.
Published: 01 September 2016
... there’s a thesis or a series of points you’re trying to make. When you started writing The Sympathizer , was there a particular argument that you wanted to put forward or an idea you wanted to refute? Viet Thanh Nguyen: It was twofold. One, I see it as a Vietnam War novel, so it’s an intervention...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... to the press again; you’re speaking to us. Why are you reemerging onto the public stage now? Thaksin Shinawatra: I try to be low key and give a chance for the regime to solve whatever problems it has. They said that they want reconciliation. But watching for quite a long time, reconciliation...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 55–61.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and a number of mentors said, “This is a great opportunity, and by starting at a smaller station, you’re going to have a lot more responsibility.” I wanted to take on something challenging and not get an internship or be an associate producer somewhere, so I applied for the job and got it. They wanted me...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
... by the indigenous philosophers of southern Africa, who insist that survival lies in embracing, not killing, the stranger, all strangers. Mark Sanders, a scholar of Africa, has analyzed this theme in the work of the black South African writer A.C. Jordan, who cautions that if we want to avoid the disasters...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 37–49.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that the rate of change will be slower than most Western democracies might want. Short of ending the embargo, there are options for U.S. policymakers to assist Cuba in this critical transition period. The administration should focus on increasing the number of licenses issued to American companies to enable...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 19–30.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the group’s planes from entering Cuban air­ and did not want to be drawn into these con­ space. When Cuban migs shot down the flicts. Second, none of the governments in­ two planes, Cuban Americans were wild volved wanted a violent confrontation. But with anger, and some demanded U.S. mili­...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Stepashin, the head of Russia’s Audit Chamber. Even more striking is the number of those who say they would leave if they could. One out of every five Russians wants to leave their country, according to a June 2012 survey by the Levada Center, an independent pollster. Almost a third of Russian urbanites...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 50–63.
Published: 01 September 2017
...My daughter Yara stands in small riverside structure in a Jubail Industrial City park. My daughters tell me, “Mama, I never want to get married. I just want to have kids, like you.” They’ve watched me endure a tiresome 10-year struggle for a divorce, and now have a negative view of marriage. My...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 56–69.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and said, “We understand you want to boycott the Oscars. Please make your statement.” I was puzzled and said, “Who told you that? I have no such intention.” Later I learned that they had already told their news agency that the film had been pulled from Oscar consideration. I felt like a pawn in a political...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 51–54.
Published: 01 December 2017
... matter whether you were single or married, it happened either way. The military would barge into our homes whenever they wanted. We would run away, only to come back later and realize they had eaten all our food. Those were difficult times. While our sons and husbands were being beaten and imprisoned...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 110–119.
Published: 01 September 2012
... that required little more effort than rolling some tanks and personnel carriers across the causeway that connects the two nations. But the Saudis have their own, mildly restive, Shiite minority population, many of whom have relatives across that same causeway and who the rulers in Riyadh want to keep happy...
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