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Mexico’s Struggles With Violence: Is There an End in Sight?

Apr 16, 2014
In light of recent desperate measures taken by vigilantes and armed self-defense groups in rural Mexico, a new book, Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence, provides timely analysis of constructive responses from Mexican society to fight crime and violence. Here is what the authors had to say.

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Brazilians Vote for President, Legislature

Oct 31, 2006
On October 29, Brazilians re-elected President Luiz Inácio "Lula" da Silva in a runoff election. His policies are credited with helping millions rise from poverty, a key factor in his victory. This article explores Lula's first presidential term and the political landscape leading up to the election.

China Environment Forum Partners With Western Kentucky University on USAID-Supported China Environmental Health Project

Oct 27, 2006
OCTOBER 2006-The Hoffman Environmental Research Institute at Western Kentucky University to work with the China Environment Forum

Environmental Change & Security Program Report Wins Global Media Award

Oct 25, 2006
OCTOBER 2006--Population Institute to Host Ceremony at U.S. Capitol Building

The World is Changing, But Not Its Institutions

Oct 24, 2006
The international institutions that have guided world politics for over half a century are rapidly heading toward obsolescence and irrelevance, argues Wilson Center Fellow Charles Kupchan.

A Time for Diplomacy

Oct 24, 2006
North Korea recently provoked outrage by testing a nuclear weapon. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton makes the case for assertive American diplomacy.

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Four Decades of Classic Essays

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Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.

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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.