Browse Episodes

Covering the Election & Context: Cuban Missile Crisis

Apr 09, 2014 to Apr 16, 2014
(Episode #2444)
Award winning journalist Martin Tolchin, founder of The Hill newspaper, discusses media coverage of the presidential election. Timothy Naftali, National Security Fellow at the New America Foundation, provides context for new released documents regarding the Cuban missile crisis on its 50th anniversary.

People to People Diplomacy

Apr 02, 2014 to Apr 09, 2014
(Episode #2529)
This week on Dialogue at the Wilson Center we discuss the idea of “people to people” diplomacy, particularly about the variety achieved through international exchange programs.

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014 to Apr 02, 2014
(Episode #2327)
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.

Severe Weather and Climate Change: Is There a Connection?

Mar 19, 2014 to Mar 26, 2014
(Episode #2326)
Host John Milewski is joined by Heidi Cullen and Edward Maibach for a discussion on whether recent severe weather outbreaks and climate change are related.

Pakistan’s Most Dangerous Place

Mar 12, 2014 to Mar 19, 2014
(Episode #2411)
Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University; Michael Kugelman, Senior Program Associate, Asia Program, Woodrow Wilson Center

Education Reform: A View From the Trenches

Feb 19, 2014 to Feb 26, 2014
(Episode #2341)
On an encore broadcast of dialogue we focus on education reform from the perspective of the classroom teacher. Host John Milewski is joined by Paul LaRue, Hugh Osborn, and Gary Rubinstein.

Energy, Climate Change, and Security: Connecting the Dots

Feb 12, 2014 to Feb 19, 2014
(Episode #2407)
Sharon Burke, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Operational Energy Plans and Programs; Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti , the UK's Climate and Energy Security Envoy; and Geoff Dabelko, former director of the Wilson Center's Environmental Change and Security Program

Stuck: Rwandan Youth and the Struggle For Adulthood

Feb 05, 2014 to Feb 12, 2014
(Episode #2417)
Marc Sommers is a former fellow with the Wilson Centers Africa Program. He's also affiliated with the African Study Center at Boston University. Mame Khady Diouf is former Program Associate with the Wilson Center Africa Program.

The Politicization of Immigration

Jan 29, 2014 to Feb 05, 2014
(Episode #2416)
Karthick Ramakrishnan, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Riverside and former Wilson Center Fellow

The Shadow War

Jan 22, 2014 to Jan 29, 2014
(Episode #2420)
Mark Mazzetti, national security correspondent for the New York Times.