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Mexico’s Struggles With Violence: Is There an End in Sight?

Apr 16, 2014
In light of recent desperate measures taken by vigilantes and armed self-defense groups in rural Mexico, a new book, Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence, provides timely analysis of constructive responses from Mexican society to fight crime and violence. Here is what the authors had to say.

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Can Securing the Environment Win the Peace? Jared Diamond Kicks Off ECSP Report 10

Jan 10, 2005
10th Anniversary Edition Examines the Next Steps for Environment, Population, and Security; Includes Special Reports on Ethiopia, United Nations

Senior Scholar Warns of Impending AIDS Crisis in Russia

Jan 07, 2005
A foremost expert on Russian demography and health, Wilson Center Senior Scholar Murray Feshbach warns that the impending AIDS crisis in Russia could have devastating global effects. His greatest challenge now is to convince those in power in Russia to heed his warnings.

Kennan Institute Supports Ukraine List

Jan 05, 2005
The Kennan Institute is pleased to announce that it has joined with the University of Ottawa, the Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies, and the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute in supporting The Ukraine List (UKL). Compiled by Dominique Arel, Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Ottawa, UKL is an academic/current events electronic newsletter sent to scholars and professionals in the area of Ukrainian studies. To join the list, please contact darel@uottawa.ca.

Pursuing bin Laden

Jan 03, 2005
More than three years after 9/11, Osama bin Laden remains at large. Former Congressman and Vice-Chair of the 9/11 Commission Lee Hamilton discusses the importance of capturing or killing bin Laden.

Worldwatch Institute Spotlights Environmental Security

Jan 03, 2005
World Watch Magazine's "A New Security Paradigm" Praises ECSP Work

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Four Decades of Classic Essays

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Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.

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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.