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

Washington Times Publishes Op-Ed by Senior Policy Scholar William Krist

Oct 31, 2005
OCTOBER 2005--United States Needs New Trade Policy, Krist says

New Publication: Challenges and Change in Uganda

Oct 28, 2005
The Africa Program issues a new report, entitled "Challenges and Change in Uganda."

Rethinking the Economics of War: The Intersection of Need, Creed, and Greed

Oct 25, 2005
A new book from the Wilson Center Press looks at the economics behind internal conflict in a comparative perspective.

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.