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Declassified Documents on Korean Armistice Agreement Featured on the Digital Archive

Jul 25, 2014
NKIDP has released a collection of Russian, Chinese, and Polish documents on the armistice negotiations which span the nearly two-year period of talks (July 1951-July 1953). The documents shed new light on North Korean, Soviet, and Chinese strategic thinking toward the conflict and the armistice.

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Advocating Change in Iraq

May 06, 2004
The Middle East Program's Jillian Frumkin discusses the need to strengthen civil society in Iraq so it is rooted in society before the June 30 transfer of sovereignty to the Iraqis.

Broadcasting to Hotspots: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Today

May 06, 2004
In this Director's Forum, Thomas Dine, President of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, counters the misconception that Europe is already free and that his media organization is a relic of the Cold War and no longer needed. He describes the corrupt autocracies that rule the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe and how his broadcasts are struggling to shine light on the truth in these nations, often at great peril.

Fellow Analyzes World War II-Era Congress

May 06, 2004
This story spotlights Wilson Center Fellow Nancy Young who is writing about the important role Congress played during World War II, focusing on economics, human rights, and planning for the post-war era.

Woodrow Wilson Center Announces 2004-2005 Class of Fellows

May 06, 2004
This fall, the Wilson Center will welcome 23 new fellows for the 2004-2005 academic year. The new fellows include scholars and practitioners from the United States, Austria, India, New Zealand and Russia.

Kennan Institute Announces 2004-2005 Title VIII Research Scholarship Recipients

May 05, 2004
The Kennan Institute is pleased to announce the results of the 2004-2005 Title VIII Research Scholarship Competition. Research Scholarships lasting three to nine months are available to U.S. scholars in the early stages of their career (before tenure) or to scholars whose careers have been interrupted or delayed. Scholars must have completed their Ph.D. before taking residence at the Kennan Institute. Research Scholarships are funded by the Title VIII Program of the U.S. Department of State.

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.