News & Publications

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Erasing History

By John J. Tierney, Jr.

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Driving down Virginia's John Mosby Highway recently, I wondered how long we will keep this name alive, given that Mosby was a fierce Confederate partisan during the Civil War. Should we rename the road?   {read more}

Standing by Afghanistan: the strategic choice

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Afghanistan's defence and security forces face enormous challenges. They are countering an insurgency of well-equipped guerrilla fighters, who enjoy the unconditional support of organised crime, international terrorists and some neighboring countries.   {read more}

IWP library enhances collections with texts on intelligence and terrorism

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Information available to students at the IWP library is wide-ranging and ever-evolving to keep up with current topics of interest to IWP students.  {read more}

“Doctrinaire” Foreign Policies

By John J. Tierney, Jr.

Publication Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Throughout history, nations have chosen to label their important policy objectives as “doctrinal” in scope, as though these were religious rather than merely secular in nature.   {read more}

Arianna Huffington donates her book "The Sleep Revolution" to IWP students

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Arianna Huffington, co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, recently donated 50 copies of her latest book, The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life One Night at a Time, to students at The Institute of World Politics.   {read more}