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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... Circumcision cost about $40 per person in Zimbabwe. Both methods were found to be effective in slowing HIV transmission. But as AIDS relief ballooned to an industry worth over $20 billion a year, many Western donors structured their AIDS-prevention programs around expensive biomedical products. It’s estimated...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2007) 24 (3): 83–88.
Published: 01 September 2007
... interview—which ran first in the International Herald Tribune and later in many other papers—caused an enormous stir. It was the first time a senior Soviet official had talked at length to a Western journalist on the record, without notes, and answered every question put to him in an easy, conversational...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 73–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Manal Omar Manal Omar, author and a vice president at the U.S. Institute for Peace, argues that to successfully counter violent extremism (CVE), practitioners need to address concerns that CVE strategies are designed only to serve Western interests. Thus, CVE programming should commit to an...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 75–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Robbie Corey-Boulet "Either we hide who we are and are at peace with society, or we live publicly, and we are cut off," says Carmen, a 31-year-old from western Cameroon. Journalist Robbie Corey-Boulet writes that in Cameroon and Ivory Coast, gender roles restrict women's financial independence and...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Robin Kirk When the president of Colombia shook hands with the leader of FARC, the longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere was over, but ensuring peace after the official end of the fighting is never straightforward. Using examples from Northern Ireland, Argentina, and Chile, author...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the occupied Western Sahara into the Atlantic industrial port at Laayoune. Satellite images show a slash in the sand that is ghostly and geometrical. White dust builds up around the belt and streaks away into the camel-colored emptiness. Morocco illegally exports hundreds of millions of dollars worth...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2001) 17 (4): 25–32.
Published: 01 December 2001
...: Tombstone of Russian Power, was published in paperback in 1 9 9 9 by Y ale University Press. Against Russophobia Anatol Lieven Ever since the Cold War ended, Western of­ able to turn a benign, all-seeing eye from ficials and commentators have been telling above on the...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2003) 19 (4): 13–22.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Sea Change or Opportunism? Thomas M. Nichols “We sail in the same boat,” an aide to Rus­ ally pro-Western line. Putin, even more sian president Vladimir Putin said in late than Yeltsin, has placed Russia squarely 2002 of relations between N A TO and Russia, among the...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kamel Daoud Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 What happened in Cologne on Saint Sylvester’s Eve? It’s difficult to know exactly just from reading the reports, but we do know, at least, what was going on inside of heads—in those of the aggressors, perhaps; in those of Westerners...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2014) 31 (3): 75–85.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of the Federal Republic, the conservative former Chancellor Konrad Adenauer anchored and embedded West Germany into the Western alliance, one of the wisest decisions in modern German history. Today it has become more trying to argue for preserving or even enhancing the transatlantic relationship—with...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2002) 19 (1): 51–59.
Published: 01 March 2002
... scenarios in which be called an example of “geopolitical chaos instability in Georgia and Azerbaijan could theory.” This tiny mountainous region in suddenly be felt in the wider world. western Azerbaijan, with a mostly Armen­ The issues of oil and unresolved conflict ian population of only...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the most outwardly pro-Western that he early on rejected Russia’s “Eurasian Russian officials pursued a contradictory option” to cultivate ties with China and policy during this period: seeking to join states to the south in favor of a pro-Western Western “clubs,” such as the Group of Seven...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... myth and produced by powerful ideologies. Undergirding Western capitalism is a global system of racism: The genocide of natives in the Americas, transatlantic enslavement of Africans, and colonial and neo-colonial domination were all transnational oppressions. Despite these international origins of...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2003) 20 (3): 17–24.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... preferred to avoid. Such complaints sug­ Indeed, the same basic issues run through gested that, despite Europe’s dependency, five decades of discourse about Western the NATO alliance was remarkably balanced interdependence: Is the transatlantic rela­ during the Cold War. For better or worse, it...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 March 2017
... West responded to Russian conduct in Ukraine since 2014, though this was not a view the Russians shared. Ukrainians, particularly in the central and western regions, seek a future as part of the West and, ideally, as members of the European Union and NATO. In a June 2016 public opinion poll...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 11–20.
Published: 01 June 2000
... the democratic transformation of Africa’s interstate war in Africa for peace and secu­ third-largest country.” This war, Rice said, rity on the continent? Why have Western is potentially “among the most dangerous powers been so reluctant to take an active conflicts on the globe...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 28–38.
Published: 01 March 2014
... transsexuality and the legality of sex change operations in Iran. Many Westerners were shocked that such a progressive stance could be taken by a staunchly conservative Muslim country. Iran is unusual in the Muslim world given its paradoxical stances on sex change operations and homosexuality.While some...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 70–76.
Published: 01 June 2016
... while underscoring the ruthlessness of their persecutors and the callous disregard of onlookers is now a brand of moral virtue that we, otherwise divided by place or politics, can collectively applaud. But even with an increasing number of these stories told to shocked Western audiences, honor...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 97–101.
Published: 01 December 2002
... 97 think tanks pored over the fine print in Russia’s developing entente with Washington. At the Carnegie Moscow Center, the historian Dmitri Trenin noted that President Vladimir Putin, while visiting Germany in September, referred for the first time to Western powers as “allies” rather than...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 15–22.
Published: 01 September 2004
... prison populations, respec­ live in Western Europe (about 2 percent of tively, proportions far in excess of the for­ the total population). Initially, Western Eu­ eign component of the general population. rope’s Muslim communities were made up Although precise figures are hard to come of workers...