Jan 23, 2013 to Jan 29, 2013
Darryl Fears, Bob Deans, and Geoff Dabelko join our environment roundtable segment for a discussion on climate change in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Also, we take a look at what we might expect in the foreign policy arena during President Obama’s second term with Washington Post Associate Editor and Columnist, David Ignatius.
Jan 09, 2013 to Jan 16, 2013
Steve Lagerfeld, editor of the Wilson Quarterly, discusses the latest issue. Also contributor Sadanand Dhume, resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, discusses his latest Quarterly piece on leadership failures in India.
Dec 26, 2012 to Jan 09, 2013
Jane Harman, Wilson Center Director, President, and CEO, discusses important issues and trends in U.S. foreign policy and looks ahead to the challenges we face in the new year.
Dec 05, 2012 to Dec 12, 2012
Don Lee, economics reporter for the LA Times, Don Wolfensberger, Wilson Center Senior Scholar, and Kent Hughes, Director of PAGE program at the Wilson Center, discuss the fiscal cliff in our "economics roundtable." Fuad Siniora, former prime minister of Lebanon, provides context on the Arab Spring from the perspective of that nation.
Nov 21, 2012 to Nov 28, 2012
Michael Kugelman, Senior Program Associate for the Asia Program at the Wilson Center, discusses a new book which he co-edited entitled, The Global Farms Race. We also take a look at Middle East security from the Israeli perspective with, Efraim Halevy, former director of the Mossad and former head of the Israeli Security Council.
Nov 07, 2012 to Nov 14, 2012
Stella Rouse focuses on the increasingly important Latino vote in U.S. elections. Svetlana Savranskaya discusses her latest book, The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis: Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Missiles of November.
Oct 31, 2012 to Nov 07, 2012
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.
Oct 24, 2012 to Oct 31, 2012
Haleh Esfandiari, Joshua Stacher , and Aaron Miller discuss the latest developments in the Middle East. In our second segment, Cynthia Arnson provides insight into the re-election of Hugo Chavez.
Oct 11, 2012 to Oct 17, 2012
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program; Editor of the new book, "In The Wake of War: Democratization and Internal Armed Conflict in Latin America."
Oct 03, 2012 to Oct 10, 2012
Robert Litwak, Vice President for Scholars and Academic Relations and Director of the International Security Studies Program.