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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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Bulgarian Section of Voice of America Will Be Closed

Feb 16, 2004
Article, Gradski vestnik (Bulgarian Newspaper)

Dialogue Features ECSP Speakers and Scholars

Feb 14, 2004
Interviews with Sandra Postel, Jeffrey McKee, John Sewell, and Fred Meyerson

Former Israeli Attorney General Recounts Peace Efforts

Feb 12, 2004
Outgoing Israeli Attorney General Elyakim Rubinstein reflects on peace efforts and defends Israel's security strategies. He said, "It's difficult and challenging to be a democracy working toward peace, yet haunted by terror."

The Democratic Republic of the Congo: A Peace-Building Update

Feb 12, 2004
On Thursday, February 12, Ambassador William Swing, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the head of the UN Observer Mission to the DRC will give a briefing on the peace process. This event will be webcast live at 12:30 p.m. (ET).

Christian Science Monitor Publishes OpEd by Senior Policy Scholar William Krist

Feb 12, 2004
"All together now: Take the free-market plunge" argues that the U.S. and other developed countries should eliminate export subsidies and significantly open their agricultural markets.

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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.