Wilson Center News

Four Terror Threats More Grave Than Islamic State

Sep 15, 2014
While ISIS is among the most terrifying terror threats to emerge in recent decades, Washington inflates the risks it poses to the U.S. homeland. Washington should be more focused on these four groups in particular, writes Michael Kugelman.

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Partnership and Security

Jul 12, 2005
"The US and UK defense partnership has yet to produce a coherent response to the phenomenon of globalization," said Dick Olver, chairman of BAE Systems. In this speech, Olver described his vision to improve cooperation and enable technology to be safely, but more effectively shared between the U.S. and U.K. Read his full remarks here.

World Wildlife Fund CEO to Join Wilson Center as Public Policy Scholar

Jul 12, 2005
JULY 2005--Kathryn S. Fuller Will Join the Center in October

Promoting Environmental Cooperation as a Peace-Building Tool: Security Brief and Webchat

Jul 12, 2005
JULY 2005--Worldwatch Institute publishes Global Security Brief on environmental peacemaking; Ken Conca answers questions from Australia, Geneva, and India in the archived webchat

Wilson Center Board Chairman Welcomes New Member Ignacio E. Sanchez

Jul 06, 2005
The White House recently announced the appointment by President George W. Bush of Ignacio E. Sanchez to the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholar's Board of Trustees.

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.