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Government and Business: Cooperation or Conflict?

Aug 29, 2014
While governments are responsible for intelligence gathering in pursuit of national security, much of the technology and tools they rely on are created and owned by private companies. Consequently, there are significant opportunities for cooperation and conflict. That’s the focus of this edition of REWIND.

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Noticias Winter 2005 available for download

Mar 24, 2005
Information on the Latin American Program's activities since Spring 2004. Transitions to Democracy 25th Anniversary, White House Chiefs of Staff and Trade Policy, Brazil Under Lula, Colombia Peace Process, Media Perceptions of U.S.-Mexico Relations, and more!Download from the Noticias section of our Publications webpage.

Experts Plan Environment and Conflict Prevention Assessments for UNEP

Mar 24, 2005
World leaders discuss environmental security in latest issue of UNEP's magazine Our Planet

Constitutional Interpretation

Mar 23, 2005
In this Director's Forum, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia warned of whathe sees as the dangers of interpreting the Constitution as a "living"document rather than giving it its original meaning. "The worst thing about the 'living Constitution,'" he said, "is that it will destroy the Constitution."

Youth Bulge, Underemployment Raise Risks of Civil Conflict

Mar 23, 2005
Security brief, online chat examine connections between population and conflict

Environmental Security Side Events Scheduled for 13th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development

Mar 23, 2005
ECSP co-sponsors "Water and Global Security: Integrating Environmental Peacemaking in the Reforms of the United Nations"

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.