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New Wilson Center Director, President, and CEO Jane Harman Reflects on Career on the Hill

Mar 01, 2011
As Jane Harman begins her tenure as director, president, and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson Center, she reflects on her 17-year career as a U.S. representative from California. She appeared on NPR's Talk of the Nation to discuss the U.S. intelligence committee, the future of Congress, and her plans for leading the Wilson Center.

Iran: U.S. Losing Allies in Mideast

Feb 28, 2011
Iran thinks it will benefit from the wave of unrest sweeping the Middle East, no matter how it turns out, says a senior Iranian diplomat. In a story in Politico, Public Policy Scholar Michael Adler reports on what the uprisings could bring for Iran and the United States.

Of Revolutions, Regime Change and State Collapse in the Arab World

Feb 28, 2011
David Ottaway, Senior Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Marina Ottaway, Director of the Middle East Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, published a piece for Carnegie Endowment and for the Middle East Program at the Wilson Center on "Of Revolutions, Regime Change and State Collapse in the Arab World."