Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

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China Environment Forum Partners With Western Kentucky University on USAID-Supported China Environmental Health Project

Oct 27, 2006
OCTOBER 2006-The Hoffman Environmental Research Institute at Western Kentucky University to work with the China Environment Forum

Environmental Change & Security Program Report Wins Global Media Award

Oct 25, 2006
OCTOBER 2006--Population Institute to Host Ceremony at U.S. Capitol Building

A Time for Diplomacy

Oct 24, 2006
North Korea recently provoked outrage by testing a nuclear weapon. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton makes the case for assertive American diplomacy.

The World is Changing, But Not Its Institutions

Oct 24, 2006
The international institutions that have guided world politics for over half a century are rapidly heading toward obsolescence and irrelevance, argues Wilson Center Fellow Charles Kupchan.

ECSP, USAID Series Explores Health, Population, and Fragility

Oct 24, 2006
OCTOBER 2006—Meeting Videos, Summaries, Presentations Online

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.