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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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CEF Working with EPA on New Environmental Law in China Webpage

Dec 03, 2007
DECEMBER 2007 - EPA Launches New Site to Promote Dialog on Environmental Law in China

Reflecting on Issues Close to Congress

Dec 03, 2007
Three Wilson Center directors visited St. Edwards University in Austin to discuss political, economic, and environmental issues currently being debated in the U.S. Congress.

Fellow Researches Elder Abuse in the United States

Dec 03, 2007
In recent years, the General Accountability Office (GAO) reported that approximately one quarter of all nursing homes provided insufficient care. Wilson Center Fellow Marie-Therese Connolly is researching the "silent scandal" of elder abuse and neglect in the United States.

The New Security Beat Offers Updates on Environment, Security News

Dec 03, 2007
The Environmental Change and Security Program strives to inform audiences of environmental developments through the latest technology, including blogs and podcasts.

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.