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Why Afghanistan Should Be Worried About Pakistan's Political Crisis

Aug 21, 2014
This month, Pakistan has experienced its most serious political crisis in years. While the outcome of the protests remains uncertain, this much is clear: The Pakistani military is the big winner. This is bad news for Pakistan's fragile democracy -- but also for fragile Afghanistan.

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Woodrow Wilson Center Awards Dinner

Oct 29, 2007
The Woodrow Wilson Center holds its second annual awards dinner in Sao Paulo, Brazil to recognize Jorge Gerdau and Zilda Arns. The business entrepreneur and founder of a national community center for children highlighted the importance of civic engagement and called for more public policy. Article Link

CEF Speakers Named Time Magazine's Environmental Heroes for 2007

Oct 26, 2007
OCTOBER 2007 - Christine Loh and Wang Canfa are recognized globally for their cutting edge environmental protection work

Re-envisioning the Chinese Revolution: The Politics and Poetics of Collective Memory in Reform China

Oct 24, 2007
New Book Published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press Explores Popular Memories of the Cultural Revolution

ECSP Blog Explores Today's New Security Threats

Oct 24, 2007
OCTOBER 2007—The New Security Beat Offers Latest on Population, Environment, Security in the News

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.