United States News
Apr 28, 2014
In this Context interview, Joe Clark, former Canadian Prime Minister, spoke about the Global Leadership Foundation and its attempt to provide high-level service of former world leaders to nations in need.
Apr 16, 2014
If people do not know scientists or understand how they work, it follows that they are unlikely to make informed choices on public policy issues or support basic scientific research to address vital issues like climate change and conservation, writes Wilson Center Scholar Louise Lief.
Apr 06, 2014
This webinar series is designed to provide a step-by-step introduction to China’s energy efficiency (EE) market segments and appropriate business development strategies for American firms. For more information and registration: http://chinauseealliance.org/webinar2014/
Call for Papers - J. William Fulbright in International Perspective: Liberal Internationalism and U.S. Global Influence
Apr 01, 2014
A September 2015 Conference hosted by the University of Arkansas seeks papers that examine Senator J. William Fulbright’s contribution to U.S. foreign relations and re-assess his legacy in the context of global developments in the twentieth century.
Mar 27, 2014
Absent a clearly defined framework, Snowden's hemorrhaging leaks keep our Intelligence Community playing defense, writes Jane Harman.
Mar 27, 2014
Since 9/11 and the Iraq war, relations between Canada and the United States have slowly deteriorated, forcing some to question the future of the world's largest bilateral trading relationship. David Jones, former U.S. foreign service officer, pulls no punches as he explores the growing differences between Canada and the United States.
Mar 21, 2014
Using executive power that is unfettered by congressional and court review has serious costs, writes Jane Harman.
Mar 19, 2014
Paulo Sotero, Director of the Brazil Institute, presents his views on the stunted relations between Brazil and the U.S.
Mar 17, 2014
In this Context interview, Larry Pearl, Director of Environmental News at Bloomberg BNA, discussed issues that are of most interest to his clients, how the business community views climate change, and a regulatory issue that may be rising in prominence.
Mar 07, 2014
David Jacobson, former U.S. Ambassador to Canada, is the new U.S. co-chair of the Wilson Center's Canada Institute Advisory Board. He will join Canadian co-chair Hugh MacKinnon, chairman and chief executive officer at the law firm Bennett Jones. Together, Jacobson and MacKinnon will lead the Canada Institute’s long-term strategic direction and fundraising.