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While we aren't looking

Israel's election campaign focuses on trivia while far reaching economic and political developments take place around us.

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

While the Israeli election campaigns rages on, centered on such vital issues as the quantity and quality of the ice cream and wine consumed in the prime minister's residence, the world has not stood still.  {read more}

IWP interns tour the Pentagon

Publication Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

On February 25, The Institute of World Politics' spring interns had the opportunity to tour the Pentagon. Unlike most tours, the tour was personally conducted by Randy Odom, the Outreach Officer for the Secretary of the Army.  {read more}

Alumnus builds national political movement with lessons learned at IWP

The story of Brendan Steinhauser, Class of 2011

Publication Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Recognized by Time magazine as one of "40 Under 40 Rising Stars" while he was still a student at IWP in 2010, Brendan Steinhauser was foundational in helping several key national leaders get elected.  {read more}

Saakashvili to the Rescue, or not

Publication Date: Monday, February 23, 2015

Over the past decade Ukraine has undergone a series of economic and political setbacks. The 2004 Orange Revolution quickly turned into a fiasco that ushered in four years of utter cronyism, monopoly consolidation, and geopolitical mismanagement that was excessive even by Ukrainian standards.  {read more}

Dr. Chodakiewicz’s censored interview on Ukraine and Russia

Publication Date: Friday, February 20, 2015

On February 15, Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz was interviewed by a DC-based reporter for the English-language Russian website Sputnik News on the current Russo-Ukrainian crisis  {read more}