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Paul Goble: Disinformation consists of lies with a bodyguard of truth

Publication Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014

In a lecture informed by numerous examples drawn from current affairs in eastern Europe, IWP adjunct professor Paul Goble discussed the nature of disinformation as explored in the work of the scholar Natalie Grant Wraga.  {read more}

Qatar, cold shoulders for Kerry, and a mysterious offer

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014

Recent developments in the region hold out both promise and threats for Israel.  {read more}

Professor Norman Bailey critiques economic sanctions

Publication Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014

In an article entitled "Economic Sanctions Seldom Work," Prof. Bailey argues how, in rare cases, these sanctions may have a very powerful effect upon an adversary, but this would require intense, targeted, and sustained economic sanctions plus the universal support of the sanctioning government's allied states.  {read more}

Al-Jazeera quotes Prof. Chodakiewicz on Russia’s nuclear missile test

Publication Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz, a professor of history and the current holder of The Kosciuszko Chair in Polish Studies at IWP, was recently quoted by Al-Jazeera for his view on the U.S. administration’s response to Russia’s nuclear missile test.  {read more}

Prospective students: IWP may be coming to your school!

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Representatives are continuing to travel this fall to share information about IWP's programs at different schools. Please see below for more details.  {read more}