Wilson Center News

Guatemalan president: Central America needs at least $2 billion 'to attack the root of the problem'

Jul 30, 2014
Latin American Program Associate Director Eric L. Olson is quoted in this article about Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina's request for more U.S. assistance during his visit to the United States.

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Hamilton Urges House to Form Permanent Standing Homeland Security Committee

Oct 01, 2003
Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton testified before the Select Committee on Homeland Security, strongly urging the Congress to make the Committee on Homeland Security a permanent standing committee. Hamilton recognized that the reform would be difficult, but insisted the severity of terrorism demanded such action.

New CWIHP e-Dossier on the June 1967 Arab-Israeli War

Sep 30, 2003
Thirty six years after the June 1967 war between the State of Israel and its Arab neighbors, the role played by the Kremlin in the events which led to this armed conflict and during the war, remains enigmatic. Soviet documents on the subject remain hard to obtain. New archival evidence from Poland sheds light on the role played by the USSR in the events leading up to the outbreak of the Six Day War and during the conflict.

Party Media Reform in China

Sep 22, 2003
A personal statement by Gang Lin, Asia Program associate, for a Congressional Executive Commission on China roundtable held on September 22, 2003.

Camp David 25th Anniversary Retrospective

Sep 17, 2003
September 17 marks the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Camp David Accords. To mark this historic event, The Carter Center hosted the 1978 Egyptian, Israeli, and American delegations for a discussion of the Accords and the negotiations that led to it. A video of this event will soon be available on this site.

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.