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Government and Business: Cooperation or Conflict?

Aug 29, 2014
While governments are responsible for intelligence gathering in pursuit of national security, much of the technology and tools they rely on are created and owned by private companies. Consequently, there are significant opportunities for cooperation and conflict. That’s the focus of this edition of REWIND.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

CEF Welcomes New Policy Fellow

Oct 31, 2007
OCTOBER 2007 - Qu Xiaoxia, from China's Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims, will be working with CEF for the next 6 weeks

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

Soft Power and Its Perils: U.S. Cultural Policy in Early Postwar Japan and Permanent Dependency

Oct 29, 2007
New Book Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press Explores the Mixed Long-term Legacy of the U.S. Occupation of Japan

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

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.