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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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The Media in Post-Orange Revolution Ukraine

Nov 07, 2005
The Orange Revolution gave Ukrainians hope for a new era of democratic development, but Ukraine's media faces an uphill battle. Fellow Marta Dyczok discusses media challenges in this Point of View column.

Exhibit Opening - Remembering the Orange Revolution: Images from Kyiv and Lviv

Nov 07, 2005
The Kennan Institute will be hosting an opening reception for the exhibit "Remembering the Orange Revolution: Images from Kyiv and Lviv" from 4:00 to 6:00 pm on Friday, November 18.

The Media in International Affairs

Nov 07, 2005
Journalists and academics from around the world convened to discuss the state of reporting in their respective countries. Panelists discussed journalist's access to, and freedom to disseminate, information and the media's impact on public opinion and policy.

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.