Wilson Center News

Four Terror Threats More Grave Than Islamic State

Sep 15, 2014
While ISIS is among the most terrifying terror threats to emerge in recent decades, Washington inflates the risks it poses to the U.S. homeland. Washington should be more focused on these four groups in particular, writes Michael Kugelman.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

CEF Coordinator Jennifer Turner Discusses China's Timber Hunger in a VOA Story on Global Deforestation

Jun 12, 2006
JUNE 2006--Jennifer Turner Highlights the Influence of Deforestation on Biodiversity

New U.S. National Security Strategy Includes Environment, Health Issues

Jun 12, 2006
JUNE 2006--Relevant Passages Focus on Clean Energy, Natural Disasters, and Pandemic Diseases

Kennan Institute, Center for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights, and the New Eurasia Founcation to Host a Forum on National Security and Human Rights in Moscow

Jun 12, 2006
The Kennan Institute, the Center for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights, and the New Eurasia Foundation will host a closed roundtable discussion on National Security and Human Rights in Moscow, Russia, on June 29, 2006, on the eve of the G8 Summit in Saint Petersburg. This conference will bring together more than twenty leading experts from G8 countries, including members of academia, law, public policy, government, nongovernmental organizations, civil society, human rights advocacy, and journalism.

National Geographic Interviews CEF Coordinator Jennifer Turner on Three Gorges Dam

Jun 09, 2006
JUNE 2006--Article Addresses Influence of Siltation on Dam's Life Span

Opinion: Colombia's presidential elections

Jun 07, 2006
"Uribe must work toward social equity" by Cynthia J. Arnson, director of the Latin American Program, published in The Miami Herald, June 7, 2006.

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.