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New Book on the Secret History of the Predator Drone

Sep 16, 2014
Amazon.com has named Wilson Center Global Fellow Richard Whittle’s new book Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution one of September’s fifteen best new history books.

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China Releases National Climate Change Report

Jun 04, 2007
JUNE 2007 - As the G8 summit approaches, China releases 62 page statement of goals and strategies

The Role of the Modern Vice President

Jun 01, 2007
At this roundtable discussion, former Vice President Walter Mondale and several former vice presidential aides discuss the role of the modern vice president.

Fellow Examines Troubles in National Security Budgeting

Jun 01, 2007
Wilson Center Fellow Gordon Adams discusses the need to bring cohesion to the complex process of defense budgeting.

A Heartbeat from the Presidency

Jun 01, 2007
Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Al Eisele, who served as press secretary to Vice President Walter Mondale, offers insights into the evolution of the vice president's office.

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.