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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 130.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., as a bartender I try not to psychoanalyze anyone by his or her order, but I do take special pleasure in Saddam Hussein and Benito Mussolini’s drinks of choice. Mateus, a medium-sweet frizzante rosé that once made up 40 percent of Portugal’s total wine export before wine coolers and white zinfandel elbowed...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 97.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Emily Schmall © World Policy Institute 2012 2012 World Policy Institute Buenos Aires—Only in Argentina. Porsche exports olives and Malbec wines. Mitsubishi has a hand in peanuts, and BMW, after an eight-month hiatus from Argentina, agreed last October to swap rice, leather, and auto parts...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 26–38.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., marvel at the many domes of its regular evenings à VAméricaine, with of its cathedral and ponder the establish­ glasses of wine and coke, and pretzels, while ment, this far to the west, of a building so an author talks to customers about his book evidently Byzantine in inspiration. Instead...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 111–121.
Published: 01 June 2011
... troubling, he has recently reversed a policy that permitted alcoholic priests to use non-alcoholic wine at church ceremonies, says the priest at the Danilovsky Monastery. (The priest asked to remain anonymous because his views run counter to those of the powerful Patriarch, who is known to be close...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 14–21.
Published: 01 June 2018
... souvenirs, which include aprons and potholders with his bald-headed image, as well as bottles of wine with his face on the labels. In 2017, a center-left coalition in the Italian Parliament pushed legislation that would make giving the fascist salute and selling far-right trinkets illegal, but the bill...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 97–98.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., a part of daily life. Last November a group of journalists from Africa, Australia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States met during the Africa Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. Over a bottle of red wine or two, we discussed the possibility of undertaking...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 61–70.
Published: 01 September 2000
... and become an old policeman, make like you’re his partner were arrested and turned over to an idiot.” a judge from the public ministry for investi­ Mario went about gathering rents from gation. Thanks to a bribe, the investigation stores, home-brew wine shops, and pulque was inconclusive...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
... epi­ thet. For nations no less than wine, some things improve in the cask. Age is not simply weariness; it also connotes a sense of limits, an awareness of mortality, greater calm in deal­ ing with recurrent dangers, concern for one’s progeny, and more care for posterity’s benevo­ lent judgment...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 93–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... by John Cleese, responds: “All right, but apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, a fresh water system, and public health, what have the Romans ever done for us?” I have always found the scene resonant yet deeply inadequate. The idea that an imperial...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 47–53.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Larger cities to the south, Tamale, Kumasi, and Accra, have a wider selection of goods. In Bolga, a couple of stores have items of greater extravagance, such as boxed wine from Spain or Tetra-pack sterilized, long-conservation milk that requires refrigeration only after opening. In these other larger...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 9–15.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... The London team set up a bar on the first floor of the hotel where, flirting with the corruption rules, they wined and dined the IOC delegates. Tony Blair came for several days and, with David Beckham, acted as host in the hospitality room. Before flying out, Blair had met with Silvio Berlusconi, winning...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 107–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
... energy of Vietnam’s under-29 population is to ride pillion on Do Duyen’s motorbike. Like most Hanoi drivers (except when they drink too much rice wine at Tet or at weddings), Duyen has a sixth sense of how others will react in the flood of motorbikes and intruding cars, trucks, buses, bicycles...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (3): 90–99.
Published: 01 September 2012
... of Argentine products like steak and Malbec wines. This attracted tourism, private investment, and improved agricultural efficiencies. Buoyed by global commodity prices, Argentina’s economy grew at an average annual rate of 7.7 percent from 2004 to 2010, lifting millions out of destitution. The Kirchners...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 95–101.
Published: 01 June 2003
...— “call it Nor­ Groundskeeper Willie— and defanged it to a wegian Omelet, don’t you?” she said, more mere slur.3 French restaurants have reported as a statement than a question, swiftly pro­ cantankerous customers, a backlash against viding her own answer in an angry cres­ French wines...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to their final destinations. some swiss banks deliberately decided not to report unclaimed assets of holocaust survivors and not contact heirs. Somehow inconsistent with these transit purposes, Luxembourg’s free port offers no-time-limit storage of valuable goods “such as works of art, fine wines...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 88–97.
Published: 01 September 2013
... spent it gambling or drinking bootlegged rice wine. Eventually, she moved into a hostel for female garment workers, paying three-quarters of her wages for room and board but enjoying the company of other young women like her. An older woman at her factory mentored her, and Hasma learned to use a variety...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 81–88.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... They World War. This meeting, over wine and pasta remind me of the famous book, The Leopard and sausage, took place at the same villa in the [1958], by Giuseppe di Lampedusa, an eld­ countryside, now rundown, where we had talked erly Sicilian prince. He laments the decline to the grandfather...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 71–80.
Published: 01 March 2002
... the “medicine” it is to be found only in the oblivion brought they were taking. Two of them, brother and about by wine and in the artificial sleep in­ sister, were the children of a broken man duced by opium and similar narcotics. Alas, who had been a big shot under the Shah. the effects...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 40–52.
Published: 01 June 2015
... with the first hot dish, then a waiter with the second. The fish immersed in Shaoxing wine tastes tender and delicious. The monstrous turtle steamed with Jinhua ham and rock sugar in a bamboo steamer is finished as Chen exclaims with delight. “My mother had lung cancer, but she never smokes. The horrible air...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 69–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
... in Turkish 77 that is strategically vital, overwhelmingly to Russia and the Slavic world, is a few rich in oil and other resources and now miles to the north. To the south lies the ruled mostly by tyrants who are dragging wine-dark Mediterranean...