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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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Nanotechnology and the World

May 02, 2007
As other countries increasingly incorporate nanotechnology into products, they too have the opportunity to address safety, oversight, and public perception concerns from the outset. We all share this responsibility, says Wilson Center research associate Evan Michelson.

The Promise of Nanotechnology

May 01, 2007
Nanotechnology is used to make hundreds of different consumer products and is already revolutionizing medicine. The Wilson Center's Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies, supported by the Pew Charitable Trusts, is assessing the enormous potential while keeping an eye on environmental and safety concerns.

ECSP Blog Identifies Today's New Security Threats

May 01, 2007
MAY 2007--New Security Beat Provides Latest on Population, Environment, Security in the News

'Landmark' Regulation on Environmental Information Disclosure in China

Apr 30, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Premier Wen Jiaobao signs China's first information disclosure regulation

La plénière Kahemba et Bundu Dia Kongo dans une dizaine de jours

Apr 27, 2007
Vital Kamerhe, le président de l'Assemblée Nationale de R-dC est, depuis jeudi 26 avril, en déplacement à l'étranger, en Indonésie et en Afrique du Sud, a appris «Le Soft International». Du coup, la Chambre basse du Parlement pourrait être contrainte d'observer un service minimum comme encore tout récemment lorsque Vital Kamerhe se trouvant en Afrique du Sud, des députés de l'opposition avaient décidé de suspendre leur participation aux plénières, invoquant des questions liées à leur sécurité, empêchant du coup les plénières de se tenir.

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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.