World Policy Blog

The World Policy Blog is the online counterpart of World Policy Journal - selected readings, expert analysis, and original opinions that complement the broader agenda of the quarterly magazine.

These short articles present points of view that transcend the traditional foreign-versus-domestic policy divide, reflecting the global perspective required for politics, business, and policy today. The WP Blog publishes a range of voices from around the world, chosen for the quality of their ideas and analysis, as well as their ability to chronicle the societies where they live.

The Russian Soul Protests

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

by Natasha Yarotskaya

Russia by mind comprehended cannot be

Nor by wide arshins measured:

Its uniqueness be that—

The Failure of the Failed States Index

Monday, July 23, 2012

by Lionel Beehner and Joseph Young

Occupy Moscow: Attention, but Little Traction

Thursday, June 7, 2012


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by Maria Brock and Natasha Yarotskaya

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