Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

October 15 and 16: Forum on Sustainable Development

Oct 12, 2007
OCTOBER 2007 - The Professional Association for China's Environment (PACE) is holding a 2 day conference this Monday.

CEF Director Interviewed on Public Radio International

Oct 11, 2007
OCTOBER 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner interviewed on To the Point regarding the Olympics games and pollution

Why 'Soft' Power in Iran is Counterproductive

Oct 11, 2007
Haleh Esfandiari and Robert Litwak explain why the realities in the diplomatic arena and on the ground in Iran call for a change of approach in U.S. foreign policy.

CEF's Director Quoted on Olympics

Oct 10, 2007
OCTOBER 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner quoted in the Washington Times regarding China's green Olympics

A Plan to Deal with Iran

Oct 08, 2007
U.S. policy towards Iran is one of the most contentious foreign policy issues today. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton discusses the options for dealing with Tehran.

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.