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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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Wilson Center's China Environment Forum Highlighted in Congressional Testimony by Elizabeth Economy

Feb 06, 2006
FEBRUARY 2006--U.S. China Economic and Security Review Comission Holds Hearing on Internal Challenges China Faces

By the Book: Woodrow Wilson Center Press

Feb 01, 2006
Woodrow Wilson Center Press publishes about a dozen titles each year on a range of scholarly topics, often written by Center scholars and fellows. Recent titles on the economics of war, international migration, the U.S. economy, energy in foreign policy, and life in the Russian countryside are highlighted in this story, along with the Press's mission and history.

New Press Books Provide Critical Insight Into North Korea, Russian Voting Patterns

Feb 01, 2006
Woodrow Wilson Center Press Director Joe Brinley discusses the impact of the Press offering as examples two recent press books: one, a historical look at North Korea, the other, on Russia's recent voting patterns.

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.