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RIP Amb. Hugh Montgomery Patriot and Honorary IWP Alumnus

By Owen T. Smith

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The other week, the United States lost a great patriot, and The Institute for World Politics lost a great honorary alumnus. Until his death, Hugh Montgomery was always ready to help IWP. In 2010, IWP awarded him its Honorary Doctorate of Laws honoris causa. In 2013, he participated in IWP's celebration of former DCI William Casey's 100th birthday.  {read more}

IWP panel marks anniversary of American entry into WWI

By Kennedi Alsop

Publication Date: Monday, April 24, 2017

April 6, 2017 was the 100 year anniversary of the United States' declaration of war against Germany and its allies during World War I. Dr. John Tierney, along with three other panelists, discussed the significance of the United States' involvement in World War I as well as the long-lasting effects that continue to affect our present day and beyond.         {read more}

Obama was better for Putin than Trump, says Mackubin Owens

By Mackubin Thomas Owens

Publication Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017

There has been a great deal of smoke - but no fire - regarding the claim that Donald Trump is Vladimir Putin's puppet.  {read more}

This is what the beginning of the end of democracy looks like

Across the world, our form of government may have already reached its zenith.

By Joshua Muravchik, Jeffrey Gedmin

Publication Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Freedom diminished around the world in 2016 for the 11th consecutive year, according to Freedom House.  {read more}

2017-18 Student Government Association elected by student body

Publication Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

IWP students recently elected officers for the 2017-18 Student Government Association. The new officers will assume their positions beginning on May 20.  {read more}