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Revival of the Mao Zedong Cult in China

May 21, 2010
While China is experiencing genuine political reform, pockets of the population are still calling for a regression to the Mao era. Public Policy Scholar Junhua Wu explains how this movement has remained strong.

Report Stresses Context as Key Determinant of Latino Immigrant Integration

May 10, 2010
Context—geographic, institutional, and otherwise—plays a determinant role in Latino immigrant integration, a new report by the Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute argues. The report, Context Matters: Latino Immigrant Civic Engagement in Nine U.S. Cities, examines the local factors shaping the political patterns and practices of a key bloc of the United States' fastest-growing minority.

President and Director Lee H. Hamilton Announces Departure From the Woodrow Wilson Center

May 04, 2010
Lee H. Hamilton has announced his intention to step down later this year as president and director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, an institution he has led since January 1999.

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.