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The Future of Syria: A History Lesson

Oct 24, 2014
Christian Sahner provides insight into Syria’s civil war and the impact of the emergence of the Islamic State through the lens of history. What can the country's past tell us about its future?

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Western Policy Center Merges with Woodrow Wilson Center

Jan 10, 2005
The Wilson Center Southeast Europe Project was officially launched on January 10, 2005. All papers, commentaries, programs and related content prior to January 2005 reflect the work and product of the Western Policy Center and not the Wilson Center Southeast Europe Project.

Senior Scholar Warns of Impending AIDS Crisis in Russia

Jan 07, 2005
A foremost expert on Russian demography and health, Wilson Center Senior Scholar Murray Feshbach warns that the impending AIDS crisis in Russia could have devastating global effects. His greatest challenge now is to convince those in power in Russia to heed his warnings.

Kennan Institute Supports Ukraine List

Jan 05, 2005
The Kennan Institute is pleased to announce that it has joined with the University of Ottawa, the Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies, and the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute in supporting The Ukraine List (UKL). Compiled by Dominique Arel, Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Ottawa, UKL is an academic/current events electronic newsletter sent to scholars and professionals in the area of Ukrainian studies. To join the list, please contact darel@uottawa.ca.

Pursuing bin Laden

Jan 03, 2005
More than three years after 9/11, Osama bin Laden remains at large. Former Congressman and Vice-Chair of the 9/11 Commission Lee Hamilton discusses the importance of capturing or killing bin Laden.

Worldwatch Institute Spotlights Environmental Security

Jan 03, 2005
World Watch Magazine's "A New Security Paradigm" Praises ECSP Work

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.