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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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A New Strategy for a New World

Jul 18, 2008
In a recent Director's Forum, Senator Barack Obama addressed Wilson Center staff, scholars, and guests with a major speech on Iraq and national security titled "A New Strategy for a New World." Video and text of the speech are available here.

U.S. Senate Passes PEPFAR Reauthorization Bill

Jul 17, 2008
July 2008 – U.S. Senate approves extension of the President's Emergency Program for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to a budget of $48 billion over the next five years.

YouTube Video Explains Population-Health-Environment Connections

Jul 15, 2008
JULY 2008—Lori Hunter Provides Lively, Brief Look at PHE

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.