News & Publications

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The forgotten toll of terrorism in Nigeria

By Matthew Daniels

Publication Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019

ISIS has largely been defeated in the Middle East. But the dream of establishing an Islamist caliphate is alive and well in West African nations such as Nigeria.  {read more}

A Conversation with Pynchas Brener, Chief Rabbi of Venezuela

By Paul Coyer, IWP Research Professor

Publication Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Jewish community in Venezuela, although relatively small, has nevertheless had an outsized impact on the country, as it tends to do in most countries of the world in which the Jewish diaspora have a presence.   {read more}

Perspectives from the Class of 2019

Publication Date: Monday, May 13, 2019

As they prepare to graduate, members of the Class of 2019 reflect on their experiences at IWP.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: William Hartnett

Publication Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

"My internship experience at The Institute of World Politics has been incredibly beneficial both from a professional and personal level."  {read more}

Us or Them? Inside vs. Outside Threats

By John J. Tierney, Jr.

Publication Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Throughout history, countries have come and gone, some by their own hand, some by others. There is no other way, either suicide or murder. In the final analysis, this issue hovers over any and all discussion and debate on the future. National Security is just that: "national" and not partial or selective.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Christine Fitzgibbon

Publication Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

"The opportunity to work directly under the guidance of a professor who is an expert in the Intelligence Community was a unique and challenging experience that allowed me to foster my critical thinking and research skills."  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Trai Gozzi

Publication Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

"As a member of the counterterrorism research group, I had the responsibility of working with other interns to assist Professor Aaron Danis in researching the details of various terrorist attacks."  {read more}

Joseph Duggan (07) writes book about Jamal Khashoggi

Publication Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

A book entitled Dynasties and Double Standards: Khashoggi, Disinformation, and US Security by IWP alumnus Joseph Duggan (Class of 2007) was recently published by Encounter Books. In this heavily researched account of the October 2, 2018 death of the Saudi dissident and columnist for The Washington Post, Mr. Duggan takes aim at the global response to Mr. Khashoggi's assassination in a determined effort to separate fact from fiction.  {read more}

Is America normal? Isolationism and internationalism in American foreign policy

By John J. Tierney, Jr.

Publication Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

After the traumas of World War I, Warren G. Harding campaigned for president in 1920 to bring the U.S. back to "normalcy." Toward the end of the Cold War in 1989, former UN Ambassador Jeanne Kirkpatrick wrote a major article pleading that the U.S. return as "a normal country in a normal time."   {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Aaron Feldman

Publication Date: Friday, May 3, 2019

Any institution is only as strong as the people of which it is comprised. To its immense credit, The Institute of World Politics is composed of some of the most dedicated and passionate faculty and staff in the United States.  {read more}

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