Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

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Latest IAEA Report Reveals Iran May Have Relied on Foreign Expertise in Nuclear Experiments

Sep 15, 2008
The latest report on Iran by the IAEA, the UN nuclear watchdog, says that Iran continues to stonewall its investigation into possible military dimensions of Iran's nuclear work and suggests Iran may have relied on foreign expertise in experimentation with a hemispherical high explosive charge "suitable for an implosion type nuclear device."

MEDIA ADVISORY: Paul Ehrlich: Has the "Population Bomb" Finally Exploded?

Sep 15, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008—Population, Environment Expert Launches New Book at Wilson Center

Can Military Strikes End Iran's Nuclear Program?

Sep 09, 2008
Iran's nuclear facilities are too dispersed and replicable for military action to guarantee its program would be destroyed, says David Albright, president of the Institute for Science and International Security.

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.