The World Policy Institute understands that policymakers and opinion leaders need creative ways to catalyze innovation and engage wider coalitions in solving some of the world’s biggest challenges. By working with artists focused on the same issues, this cross-cutting initiative seeks to build a new, collaborative model for social change.
In Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World, World Policy Institute Senior Fellow Ian Bremmer illustrates a historic shift in the international system and the world economy—and an unprecedented moment of global uncertainty.
A crowd flees tear gas fired by police near the junction of Siraselviler and Istiklal at the edge of Taksim Square on the afternoon of May 31, 2013.
By Abigail R. Esman
GEZI PARK, Turkey—Security forces. Water cannons. The killing of peaceful protesters by police. Is this what democracy is made of?