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

The 9-11 Commission Hearings

Apr 09, 2004
Radio Interview with John Sitilides, Crux of the Matter with Phil Duncan

NATO Base Planning in Bulgaria

Apr 08, 2004
Radio Interview with John Sitilides, Deutsche Welle - Bulgaria

Issues for the Candidates

Apr 08, 2004
The 2004 election takes place amidst unprecedented international challenges. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton outlines key foreign policy issues that the candidates - and voters - should debate in the next seven months.

Experts Discuss NOVA's Earth Day Episode "World in the Balance" Airing April 20 on PBS

Apr 08, 2004
Lester Brown, Joel Cohen, Shanti Conly, and the producers Paula Apsell and Linda Harrar discussed stories from NOVA's new episode.

Mexico Public Policy Scholars Selected for the 2004-2005 Academic year

Apr 08, 2004
The scholars will each spend a period of six-months residence in Washington, D.C. at the Woodrow Wilson Center. They will work on their own research projects and be available to participate in conferences, seminars, and meetings on Mexico and U.S.-Mexico relations while in Washington. On their return to Mexico, they will serve as a key resource on U.S. politics and Mexico-U.S. relations.

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.