Wilson Center News

The Islamic State's Home-Field Advantage

Aug 26, 2014
Will an expanded mission to strike James Foley's killers in Syria be an effective way in defeating IS ? Aaron David Miller writes about the downsides of striking IS in Syria, and why the president is increasingly likely to do so.

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chinadialogue Translates Circle of Blue "Reign of Sand" Piece

Apr 11, 2008
APRIL 2008 - CEF-Circle of Blue partnership story on desertification translated into Mandarin

Russia and Globalization: Identity, Security, and Society in an Era of Change

Apr 09, 2008
New Book Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press Analyzes Russia's Developing Identity in Globalization

CEF Posts 2 New Research Briefs on Trash

Apr 08, 2008
APRIL 2008 - These two new research briefs cover solid waste problems in rural China, as well as Hong Kong and Taiwan

MEDIA ADVISORY: ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Joins Premier Donors and Social Investors for Conference on Global Social Impact

Apr 07, 2008
APRIL 2008—Global Philanthropy Forum to Draw Cutting-Edge Donors, Social Entrepreneurs

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.