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Remise en cause de l’Accord de Paris sur le climat, hostilité affichée à l’égard de compétiteurs commerciaux, incertitudes sur l’OTAN ou l’OMC, « Muslim ban » : le programme ethnico-nationaliste de l’administration Trump esquissé jusqu’ici fait peser de sérieux doutes...

The Global North and Rising Poverty

BY NIELS PLANEL, HAY BADRA, YUSAKU KAWASHIMA, RASHA KENAWI, SUMI KRISHNAN, AND NINA PAUSTIAN   “It is patently ridiculous for the United Nations to examine poverty in America,”  U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley recently stated, strongly criticizing a new...

Achieving Equality of Opportunity Through a Universal Endowment System for French Youth

Achieving Equality of Opportunity Through a Universal Endowment System for French Youth 21 juin 2018 Abstract : This essay makes the case for a universal endowment1 system for the youth in France. Building on principles inspired by the works of Thomas Paine and John...

Social Structure and Culture in the Study of Race and Urban Poverty

Social Structure and Culture in the Study of Race and Urban Poverty A Critical Analysis of Issues, Evidence and Policy Perspectives in Contemporary American Sociology 21 juin 2018 Abstract : This essay proposes a critical analysis of issues, evidence and policy...

Niels Planel’s farewell to the Harvard Kennedy School MC MPA ’18

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzO3i11kQlo&feature=youtu.be http://citizen.hkspublications.org/2018/05/21/it-is-time-to-build-a-world-that-rewards-merit-or-potential-to-succeed-rather-than-privilege/