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.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

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

USAID Launches Three Conflict Toolkits

Dec 29, 2004
ECSP Co-authored Papers on Minerals, Water, and Forests

This Week on Dialogue Radio: Saving Africa

Dec 27, 2004
A discussion with Richard Sezibera, Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States, Kenneth Behring, businessman and private philanthropist and Christine Warnke, government affairs advisor for the law firm Hogan & Hartson.

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.