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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 49–58.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Joshua Kurlantzick Copyright © 2003 World Policy Institute 2003 REPORTAGE Joshua Kurlantzick is foreign editor o/The New Republic. He previously covered A sia for U.S. News & World Report and The Economist. The Dragon Still Has Teeth How the West Winks at...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 75–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 March 2017
... early 2014 produced the worst crisis between Russia and the West since the end of the Cold War. In its wake, foreign policy mavens have engaged in contentious debates over Ukraine’s future and the West’s choices. During the Obama administration, the West imposed sanctions on Russia, viewing its...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 95–103.
Published: 01 March 2013
... European country. But now it’s different. There is more potential for the individual in the West.” A recent Moscow State Pedagogical University poll shows that 80 percent of graduates of elite Moscow high schools would like to study abroad, at least temporarily. Another poll by Russian newspaper...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 13–22.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Thomas M. Nichols Copyright © 2003 World Policy Institute 2003 Thomas M. Nichols is chairman of the Department of Strategy and Policy at the U.S. Naval War College, and the author of Winning the World: Lessons for America’s Future from the Cold War. Russia’s Turn West...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 83–88.
Published: 01 September 2007
... countryside. We talked as we did 30 years ago, at great length, over vodka, coffee, cucumber, and beetroot. The advisor to every Soviet president from Leonid Brezhnev to Mikhail Gorbachev remains as lucid as he was when he told me in November, 1978, that if the West pursued its relationship of growing closer...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 70–76.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Rafia Zakaria Author and columnist Rafia Zakaria critiques the coverage of honor crimes in the West. If the project of honor-crime storytelling is to bring about a moral shift in communities, then the naming-and-shaming model of journalism has failed. Instead, stories need to be directed toward...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 33–41.
Published: 01 March 2017
... cohesive, sustainable blueprint for the country's future. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Israel Benjamin Netanyahu Donald Trump Palestine West Bank WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM On the morning of Dec. 6, residents of Tel Aviv awoke to find a giant gilded...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2002
... itself of its great-power pretensions and paign after September 11, which repre­ join what they called the “civilized” world, sented a decisive break with both the Soviet i.e., the West. During the Clinton adminis­ past and the ambivalence of Russia’s first tration, the United States facilitated...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 48–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Palestinian movement eling in the West Bank. Many U.N. mem­ following Yasir Arafat’s death, this is the bers believe that these particular acts by moment for reassessing the Palestinian Palestinians do not fall under the heading of strategy. terrorism because they are...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 84–88.
Published: 01 December 2016
... August, it shocked the world’s security establishment. This unprecedented cooperation between Russia and Iran sent a clear signal to the West that both countries were committed to safeguarding their interests in Syria, whatever the costs. The latest offensive in Aleppo is further testament that Iran and...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Bethlehem, West Bank—At the edge of Bethlehem, a few blocks from Gilo terminal, past one of the checkpoints where anyone who needs to reach Israel must pass, is a small apartment—its view obstructed by the Barrier. The home was recently built by its Palestinian Christian owner, Adnan, from money he had...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 2014
... physical labor, young Palestinians go to work on settlements because there are few other jobs. In the Jericho governorate, which includes Zbeidat, the unemployment rate is among the highest in the West Bank—19 percent. In Zbeidat, at least two generations have worked on Argaman, where labor relations...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 118.
Published: 01 March 2018
...) and the Buckeye (garnish with a black olive), but the radical aspect of the Vesper is that there’s a combination of vodka and gin—so, the spirit of England versus the spirit of Russia. There’s a tension there between East and West. For this drink I was trying to imagine deeper intrigue, so I started...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 99–108.
Published: 01 June 2017
... following the Wall offered iconoclasts and demimonde two crucial elements that enabled them to thrive: freiraum (free space) and freizeit (free time). The generation that has flocked to the city since unification might not know it, but it was this wealth that made both East and West Berlin redoubts for...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 41–44.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the Pakistani Taliban, has as its central feature a story of rebellion. Written in the first person, it begins with the narrator, a single woman named Khaula, waiting at an airport in the West. She is eager to leave, abandon the land of the infidel, and make her way to Khorasan, the name used by the...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 22–23.
Published: 01 March 2013
... 8. Timor-Leste Electricity only reached district capitals in the 1980s, and 95 percent of the island’s population lives without power. 9. Guinea-Bissau Economic isolation has helped make this west African nation the primary shipping point for cocaine en route to Europe. 10...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 95–96.
Published: 01 June 2000
... does much to annul the real virtues of flict that bears fascinating resemblances to Kaplan’s work, which reside in his dis­ America’s struggle in World War II. patches from the field. For this dismal In any case, here is what I write in The Spenglerianism— the Decline of the West Coming...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
... public spaces, the puritanism of dictators, the veil and the burqa. Islamism is an attack on desire. And this same desire will, at times, explode onto the scene in the West, that land where freedom is so insolent. Because where we come from, there is no relief until after death and the final judgment...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2002
... George W. Bush has declared that maps of potential land swaps. Finding the America supports a future Palestinian state, route to peace in Israel, the West Bank, and but will not help create one until the Pales­ Gaza cannot be reduced to some sort of ab­ tinian people elect “new and...