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Brazilians to elect a new president in an atypically sour mood

Oct 24, 2014
Paulo Sotero shares his take on the upcoming second round of the Brazilian Presidential elections this Sunday, October 26th.

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Civil-Military Cooperation in a Time of Turmoil

Dec 21, 2004
"The United States' ability to respond to complex challenges is heading for a train wreck and should be overhauled like the recent intelligence reforms," said General Anthony Zinni, former Commander in Chief, U.S. Central Command. Gen. Zinni went on to outline seven deficits in U.S. capacity for winning the peace, and suggested a number of strategic and institutional changes.

Former Wilson Center Scholar Jeffrey Kimball Wins Link-Kuehl Prize

Dec 17, 2004
Jeffrey Kimball has won the Link-Kuehl Prize for his book, The Vietnam War Files: Uncovering the Secret History of Nixon-Era Strategy, which he worked on while in residence at the Wilson Center in 2001 as a public policy scholar.

Social Engagement and the Transnational Research University

Dec 16, 2004
Technological, economic, and political changes over the past 25 years have altered the structure of many of the world's challenges. In this address, Jeffrey S. Lehman, president of Cornell University, describes the role that great universities should play in addressing those challenges.

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.