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Marina’s rise, not unforeseen, changed the outlook of Brazil’s October presidential elections

Sep 02, 2014
With one month left in Brazil’s presidential and general election campaign, environmental leader Marina Silva emerges as the opposition’s strongest challenger to President Dilma Rousseff.

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This Week on Dialogue TV: "Zimbabwe Walks a Tightrope"

Feb 15, 2005
An interview with Lovemore Madhuku Zimbabwean political activist and president of the National Constitutional Assembly

Wilson Center Press Publishes New Book on Truth Commissions

Feb 15, 2005
Final Acts: A Guide to Preserving the Records of Truth Commissions, by Trudy Huskamp Peterson draws on research in Burundi, Chad, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe, and elsewhere to examine the preservation of truth commissions' archives worldwide. The full text of this new book is available for free download.

Evaluating the Threat: Chemical, Biological, and Nuclear

Feb 07, 2005
Technology raises the stakes of the terrorist threat. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton outlines the danger from chemical, biological and nuclear weapons.

ECSP Makes a Splash with Three Water Films

Feb 07, 2005
Running Dry, Thirst, and Thirsty Planet screen in February and March

The Orange Revolution and the Maydan Parliament

Feb 07, 2005
Ambassador William Miller recently returned from a six week visit to Ukraine during which he witnessed the historic events surrounding the Ukrainian presidential elections. Ambassador Miller shared his experience at a captivating January 6 Director's Forum.

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.