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A Lifetime of Service: An Interview with General James T. Hill

What was your path within the US military? I spent 36 years in...
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The Ecology of International Change

This article was originally published in the Spring 1989 issue of the Harvard...
Oct. 28, 2013
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The Kids Are All Right: Good News From the Dismal Science About Our Children

American parents may be more terrified than ever before that they will make...
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Liberalization and Democratization: How the World Can Modernize

This article was originally published in the Summer 1992 issue of the Harvard...
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When a Crisis Emerges, Look the Other Way: Venezuela’s Handling of the Health Care Crisis

The lights are flickering. There’s no toilet paper, no soap, and no medicine....
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NATO’s Baltic Problem: How Populism, Russia, and the Baltic Can Fracture NATO

Over the past few years, a series of internal and external challenges have...
Tens of thousands of protestors rise up in opposition of President Mohammed Morsi in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt in 2012. According to many experts, media including Facebook, Twitter, mobile phone videos, and television played a signification role in the organization and spread of the Arab Spring movement. Photo Credit: AP Images.

The Imperative Need For Diversity in a Changing Media Landscape

Not long ago I was in a meeting with a company worth millions....
Photo credit: AP Images.

Science Rocketing Forward: An Interview with Dr. Francis Collins

Dr. Francis Collins is a physician and geneticist who helped lead the research...
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The Promise of Colonialism for Puerto Rico

Islanders used to call it “La isla del encanto” – the isle of...
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Journey to Rio: An Analysis of the Success of the Refugee Olympic Team

Olympic athletes from the Refugee team stand together during the welcome ceremony in...