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Five Myths About the Gaza Crisis

Jul 11, 2014
Yes, Israelis and Palestinians have entered yet another violent round in their seemingly interminable conflict. How did they get into this mess? And, more important, how are they going to get out of it? As we watch the fighting escalate, here are five myths that need correcting.

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Orange Revolution: Ukraine Votes for Change

Mar 08, 2005
When an election scandal rocked Ukraine, thousands of Ukrainians took to the streets of Kyiv in peaceful protest, in what became known as The Orange Revolution. After an election rerun in December, opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko was inaugurated the new president in January, and the country now looks ahead with hope.

Ukraine's Foreign Policy after the Orange Revolution

Mar 05, 2005
Ukraine Scholar Oleksandr Merezhko discusses how the outcome of Ukraine's recent presidential may impact its relations with Russia, the United States, and Europe.

Inside the Securitate Archives

Mar 04, 2005
Lavinia Stan reviews the current state of scholarship on the Securitate and the state of former secret police's archives.

The Republican Revolution at 10: Lasting Legacy or Faded Vision?

Mar 02, 2005
How have the promises and peformance of the Republican Revolution played out over the last decade? Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, architect of the Contract with America assesses the past 10 years in Congress.

New Reports on Regional Cooperation and the WSSD Summit

Mar 01, 2005
Environment, Development, and Sustainable Peace Initiative publishes Aaron Wolf, Alexander Lopez, and others

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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.