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Current History (2020) 119 (813): 15–21.
Published: 01 January 2020
... India Brazil cities housing slums poverty land rights 15 Comparing China, India, and Brazil reveals that current housing policies in all three countries have produced new forms of exclusion for inhabitants of informal settlements. Slums, Favelas, and Urban Villages: Housing Policy in the...
Current History (2018) 117 (799): 163–168.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Sara Rich Dorman Africa Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa Robert Mugabe liberation war Zimbabwe African National Union ZANU Morgan Tsvangirai military coup authoritarian rule land independence 163 In 1980, Robert Mugabe and his Zimbabwe Af-rican National Union (ZANU) party came to...
Current History (2017) 116 (787): 55–60.
Published: 01 February 2017
... Crabtree Bolivia Evo Morales indigenous rights national development land reform Ecuador Hugo Chávez climate change cocaine 55 The Morales administration sought to give indigenous peoples more rights and greater influence in government, effectively breaking down traditional patterns of...
Current History (2016) 115 (781): 181–187.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Edward Lahiff Since the end of apartheid, South African land reform has struggled—and so far failed—to overcome extreme inequalities and historical injustices … © 2016 Current History. All rights reserved. 2016 The Regents of the University of California Edward Lahiff South Africa...
Current History (2014) 113 (767): 350–355.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Ami Pedahzur The visions of the Jewish settlers and the Palestinian Islamists regarding the future of the contested land are the epitome of fundamentalism, since they are not only mutually exclusive but also unyielding. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the...
Current History (2014) 113 (764): 224–230.
Published: 01 September 2014
... era political economic pariah military junta power behind 2011 aung san suu kyi thein sein NLD opposition National league democracy cease-fire civil war aung min cabinet union land seizure mandate kyat Burma Burmese ATM kachin budget defense security council...
Current History (2013) 112 (757): 317–322.
Published: 01 November 2013
... rights reserved. 2013 The Regents of the University of California Terra Lawson-Remer capitalism property rights collective resource ownership land grabs development power economic growth 317 [C]apitalist growth has often been built on the expropriation of valuable resources from...
Current History (2013) 112 (754): 188–194.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Congo Rwanda Hutu Tutsi Bosco Ntaganda Paul Kagame minerals land nationality ethnicity Joseph Kabila Laurent Kabila genocide International Criminal Court 188 [T]he arrest of Ntaganda and his trial should serve as reminders to the Rwandan author- ities that their interference in...
Current History (2013) 112 (754): 198.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Joshua Lustig Development expert Lorenzo Cotula, in a forthcoming book, examines investment deals for massive tracts of African agricultural land and their consequences for local people and traditional livelihoods. In doing so he uncovers a number of prevalent misconceptions. The Great African...
Current History (2013) 112 (751): 43–48.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Robinson Colombia Álvaro Uribe Juan Manuel Santos Revolutionary Armed Forces Colombia FARC land reform elites governance indirect rule peace 43 A decade ago Colombia was in a terrible mess. The country had the highest homicide rate in the world, and was the center of the in...
Current History (2003) 102 (661): 86–90.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Jan Rocha The emergence at the end of the twentieth century of a mass organization of landless peasants demanding land reform can only be understood when viewed against Brazil's archaic land structure, where 1 percent of landowners own 46 percent of the land and government inspectors are still...
Current History (2002) 101 (655): 219–224.
Published: 01 May 2002
... rights reserved. 2002 The Regents of the University of California HIV/AIDS land reform Mozambique Robert Mugabe Rhodesia South Africa Morgan Tsvangirai United States ZANU-PF Zimbabwe Two decades after independence, the fruits of President Robert Mugabe s rule are a rapidly...