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Russian agents of influence and the war on fracking

By John Lenczowski

Publication Date: Monday, July 14, 2014

2500 years ago, Sun Tzu said that to defeat your enemy without using force is the acme of skill. So, how does one do this? It involves the use of various arts of statecraft that are not well-cultivated in the United States. But the Russians have long cultivated them.  {read more}

Independence Day and US support for Solidarity in Poland: A lecture by Prof. Marek Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Friday, July 11, 2014

On July 4, 2014, Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz gave a lecture on the tradition of freedom in the US and Poland, the history of Independence Day in the United States, and support given to the Solidarity movement by Ronald Reagan's administration.    {read more}

Landing that federal job -- a recruiter's perspective

Publication Date: Friday, July 11, 2014

On July 11, IWP career director Derrick Dortch interviewed talent acquisition manager Mike Bruni on Fed Access, a program of Federal News Radio.  They discussed what job seekers can do to increase their chances of getting a federal job.  {read more}

IWP interns tour the U.S. State Department

Publication Date: Friday, July 11, 2014

On Wednesday, July 9th, IWP interns were fortunate to take a tour of the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C.   {read more}

Interns discuss virtue with Professor Wood

Publication Date: Friday, July 11, 2014

On July 8, 2014, IWP Professor Joseph Wood delivered a lecture and facilitated a discussion driven by Josef Pieper's 1952 book The Four Cardinal Virtues.  {read more}

Strategic Value of Poland and the Intermarium

By Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

The White House's erratic, confused, and rudderless foreign policy endangers America's Polish friend, and, indeed, other NATO members, putting Warsaw and the rest, in particular in Central and Eastern Europe, also known as the Intermarium, lands between the Black and Baltic seas, on a collision course vis-à-vis Berlin and Moscow. This is plainly obvious in the context of the Ukrainian crisis.  {read more}

Death Throes and Other Middle Eastern Phenomena

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

With Hamas in its death throes firing off rockets in all directions, it is hard to concentrate on anything else. Nevertheless, contrary to what the U.S. government might think, events in this part of the world do not, in fact, revolve around Gaza, Hamas, the Palestinian Authority, settler communities, or Fatah.  {read more}

A Kremlin 'Reset' Putin from 'Defender of the Russian World' to 'Peacemaker'

By Paul A. Goble

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

Russian public opinion "is being prepared for a change in Kremlin policy" toward Ukraine, Moscow commentators say, with central government media now downplaying the need for and utility of force and playing up the ways in which Vladimir Putin can serve as "peacemaker."  {read more}

Prof. Paul Goble discusses Russia at JHU/APL Rethinking Seminar Series

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

Eurasia expert and IWP professor Paul Goble recently gave a lecture entitled "Rethinking Russia: History, Current Challenges, and Future Ambitions" as part of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's Rethinking Seminar Series. A video of his lecture, which took place on July 9, can be found below.  {read more}

Amb. Frank Lavin discusses current affairs in China

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

Amb. Frank Lavin visited The Institute of World Politics on July 8, 2014 to discuss what may be the most important question in international relations in the 21st century: Where is China going?  {read more}

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