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Don Wolfensberger

Congress, the Budget, and Us

May 05, 2011
In the recent contretemps over funding the federal government this year, the Wilson Center found itself in the same position as scores of other government departments and agencies in our neighborhood. Congress Project Don Wolfensberger shares his perspective.

<i>Dialogue</i> TV on Integrating Development, Population, Health, and the Environment

May 05, 2011
John Milewski interviews Geoff Dabelko, director of ECSP, Roger-Mark De Souza, vice president for research and director of the Climate Program for Population Action International, and George Strunden, vice president of Africa programs for the Jane Goodall Institute

Fellow Explores World War II as the Good Occupation

May 05, 2011
A war full of atrocities, World War II over time has become enshrined in American public memory as "the good war" followed by "good occupations." Wilson Center Fellow explores this view and compares it with ideas about occupation in modern-day Iraq.

<i>Reaping the Dividend</i>

May 04, 2011
Reaping the Divided, a new publication from the Asia Program, looks at Pakistan's population problems and opportunities.

CWIHP Off-site Workshop

May 02, 2011
The workshop Interkit aims to shed new light on the mechanisms of cooperation and conflicts within the socialist world, and to answer the question: how differences in political and cultural traditions and geopolitical locations interacted under the influence of the Soviet Union.