Wilson Center News

The United States Must Advance a Mideast Policy Based on Collaboration

Jul 11, 2014
"The goal [of U.S. Middle East policy] is a strategy shaped together with the Middle Eastern world: leaders and peoples alike, borrowing the best impulses of the bottom-up Arab Spring and the traditionally top-down U.S. approach to engagement. Our promise to the Middle East must be one in which collaboration helps the people of the region achieve shared values by a route of their own choice," writes Jane Harman in The Washington Post.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Washington Applies Full Court Press to Cyprus

Feb 27, 2004
Article, Zaman International

Washington: Weston Due to in Cyprus

Feb 27, 2004
Article, Turks.us

What Went Wrong?

Feb 26, 2004
The failure to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq raises serious questions about U.S. intelligence and how it was used before the war. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton assesses what went wrong.

Addressing the Proliferation Threat from "Rogue States"

Feb 26, 2004
Robert Litwak, director of the Center's Division of International Studies, argues that regime intention, rather than regime type, is the key proliferation indicator for a state, and that each of the hard proliferation cases — notably Iran and North Korea — requires a tailored strategy to address the challenge that it poses.

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.