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.

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Bosnia on the Road to European Integration: A Status Report

May 16, 2005
How is Bosnia and Herzegovina faring 10 years after the Dayton Accords? A delegation of Wilson Center staff recently back from a visit to Sarajevo provides this report, based on meetings with a wide range of Bosnian and international officials.

George Bush's Unfinished Asian Agenda

May 13, 2005
The record of the Bush administration in East Asia over thepast four years is a mixed one, but with significantaccomplishments. Nonetheless, nagging problems persistthat, if not adequately addressed, could create considerabledifficulties for the president during his second term. By Robert M. Hathaway.

Woodrow Wilson Center Announces 2005-2006 Fellows

May 11, 2005
This fall, the Wilson Center will welcome 23 new fellows for the 2005-2006 academic year. The new fellows include scholars and practitioners from the United States, Russia, Canada, France, and Ireland.

New poll shows similar U.S. & Canadian attitudes on core issues

May 09, 2005
Ipsos-Reid released the results of its latest poll comparing U.S. and Canadian attitudes, revealing convergence on a host of issues ranging from the role of government in caring for the poor and the elderly, to the importance of environmental protection as a critical component of economic development. To view the full poll results, click here.

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.