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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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Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honorable Paul Martin, Delivers Significant Policy Address

Apr 29, 2004
On the occasion of his visit to Washington, D.C., the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honorable Paul Martin, delivered a significant foreign policy address titled "Canada and the World: Building on Our Values." The full speech is available here.

Nations Find Common Ground, Not Conflict, in Water Politics

Apr 29, 2004
Director Geoff Dabelko chaired "Water, Peace and Sustainable Development: Implementing Johannesburg to Prevent and Resolve Conflicts"

Turkish Cypriot Politicians Want Island Kept Out of European Union

Apr 28, 2004
International Herald Tribune (Middle East/N.Africa edition), Daily Star (Lebanon)

Can Something Come of Nothing?

Apr 28, 2004
Book Review, The New York Sun

U.S. Military Strategy During Uncertainty

Apr 28, 2004
The end of the Cold War ushered the United States into a period of far greater uncertainty. In her research at the Wilson Center, Fellow Emily Goldman is exploring what the United States' military strategy should look like when "threats are low, when the security environment is uncertain, and when the imperatives of the international system are far more indeterminate."

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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.