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The Woman IS Wants to Trade Hostages For

Sep 23, 2014
"I think Siddiqui really represents the quintessential embodiment of Muslim victim-hood in the face of U.S. evil and really the most resounding symbol of how horribly Americans treat innocent Muslims in the war on terror," says Michael Kugelman.

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Wilson at 150

Dec 01, 2006
The Woodrow Wilson Center held a series of events to commemorate the 150th birthday of President Woodrow Wilson culminating in a daylong seminar to reflect on his life and presidency.

Fellow Explores Sources of Stable Peace

Dec 01, 2006
In recent years, differing opinions over the war in Iraq, the Kyoto Protocol, and the International Criminal Court are among the serious issues that have strained U.S.-European relations. Such divisions raise questions about the stability and future of zones of peace such as the Atlantic community.

Woodrow Wilson's Diplomacy

Dec 01, 2006
Wilson Center Associate Director Samuel Wells looks at Woodrow Wilson's diplomacy from a European perspective.

The Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Nov 30, 2006
The Ion Ratiu Lecture is pleased to announce that the 2007 recipient of the Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture and Award is Professor Anatoli Mikhailov. Professor Mikhailov is one of the leading personalities fighting for democracy in Belarus.

From the WQ: "Hotel Africa" Article and Discussion

Nov 28, 2006
Part of the series "Us & Them: Immigrants in America," from the Summer 2006 issue of the Wilson QuarterlyMuch has changed since the nation's last great immigration debate more than 40 years ago. The immigrants' education and skills, their countries of origin, and even their destinations within the United States are all very different from what they were in the past. As arguments rage once again, all eyes are on America's borders. But what happens after the newcomers arrive?

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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.