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.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Pell Center Event to Examine Global Water Scarcity, Possibilities for Cooperation

Apr 20, 2006
APRIL 2006--ECSP Director Dabelko, Wilson Center Scholar Kameri-Mbote Billed as Keynotes

Environment, Population Key to Security, Say Experts

Apr 20, 2006
APRIL 2006--Addressing Environmental Degradation and Population Dynamics May Lower the Risk of Conflict, Some Tell Environmental Change & Security Program Report

U.S. Department of State Seeks Written Comments on the "Water for the Poor" Act

Apr 20, 2006
APRIL 2006--ECSP Director Speaks at Town Hall Meeting; Written Comments Due April 30

MEDIA: New Story Ideas

Apr 20, 2006
Nepal; Peace Parks; U.S. Military & the Environment; Population & Conflict

Brazil Elections 2006

Apr 18, 2006

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.