Jan 27, 2003
The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States is a bipartisan Commission chaired by Thomas H. Kean, former New Jersey governor, and Lee H. Hamilton, former Indiana congressman, who serves as vice-chair. The Commission convened for the first time this week at the Woodrow Wilson Center and chose Dr. Philip Zelikow as executive director. Zelikow is currently director of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.
Jan 21, 2003
1/21/03--In cooperation with the Cold War International History Project (CWIHP), the George Washington Cold War Group and the Cold War History Research Center in Budapest are organizing a conference in Budapest, Hungary, October 30-November 2, 2003. The theme of the conference will be "New Central and Eastern European Evidence on the Cold War in Asia."For more information on the conference or on how to submit a paper proposal, [Read more].
Jan 17, 2003
Wilson Center Senior Scholar Selig S. Harrison argues that the United States can get North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons program under adequate inspection safeguards—-but only as part of a broader agreement centering on assistance in resolving the energy crisis that has paralyzed the North Korean economy.
Jan 16, 2003
As Iraq and North Korea have understandably commanded attention, al Qaeda has regrouped. Former Congressman and Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton stresses that we must maintain our resolve in combatting our most immediate and dangerous threat.
Jan 06, 2003
In the most recent issue of the Environmental Change and Security Project's newsletter, Frederick A.B. Meyerson and ECSP Director Geoffrey D. Dabelko write on the aftermath of the Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable Development and the prospects for future global megaconferences.