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The Woodrow Wilson Center Announces 2009-2010 Fellows

Jun 16, 2009
Lee H. Hamilton, president and director of the Woodrow Wilson Center, has announced the 24 members of the 2009-2010 fellowship class.

CEF's Jennifer Turner to speak on the future of environmental law in China

Jun 16, 2009
JUNE 2009 - China Environment Forum Director Jennifer Turner will speak at a Washington D.C. Bar Association meeting on environmental law in China

A Choice for North Korea

Jun 15, 2009
How should the U.S. respond to North Korea's recent provocations? Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton addresses the tense situation on the Korean Peninsula.

Building Together: Planning and Partnership for Health Care, the Environment, and the Economy

Jun 11, 2009
Jack Layton, leader of Canada's New Democratic Party (NDP), discussed ways for progressive leaders in the United States and Canada to work together to address the major issues facing middle-class families across North America. At the event, hosted by the Canada Institute, he explained how universal health care coverage in the United States would benefit the U.S. economy and improve the quality of life of millions of Americans.

There's a Better Way to Handle the Torture Controversy

Jun 09, 2009
Rather than rush before the TV cameras with sensational testimony, the Senate Intelligence Committee is quietly conducting the most responsible of the inquiries into government detention and interrogation practices, writes Congress Project Director Don Wolfensberger in a Roll Call op-ed.