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Iran and the Bomb: Why the U.S. Can’t Ride the Iranian Tiger

May 01, 2015
"The Obama Administration believes it can use a nuclear agreement with Iran to ride and even domesticate the Persian tiger, harnessing its expansionist instincts to serve American interests. That’s not likely," writes Aaron David Miller.

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Confronting the Crisis of Sustainability and Resource Scarcity

May 14, 2009
U.K. Secretary of State for Environment Hilary Benn discusses food and resource shortages, sustainable development, and an upcoming climate conference he calls "the most important gathering in human history."

Wilson Center Mourns the Death of George Liston Seay

May 12, 2009
The Woodrow Wilson Center mourns the death of its beloved longtime colleague and friend George Liston Seay. Of his various roles during a 33-year tenure at the Wilson Center, George will be most remembered as the host of dialogue, the Wilson Center's radio and television series.

ECSP Seeks Editorial Assistant

May 12, 2009
MAY 2009—Work for the Environmental Change and Security Program

Participatory Institutions in Democratic Brazil

May 11, 2009
A new book published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press explores the relationship between participatory institutions and citizenship in Brazil.

San Francisco Chronicle cites the Woodrow Wilson Center on Chinese Clean Technology

May 11, 2009
MAY 2009- In a May 10, 2009, article titled 'China poised to go all out with clean tech', Michael Standaert of the San Francisco Chronicle cited the Woodrow Wilson Center.

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.