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The truth about the CIA, torture, and congressional ingratitude

By Gene Poteat

Publication Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The following commentary by IWP alumnus Gene Poteat appeared in The Washington Times.  {read more}

Charles Snyder joins IWP as Adjunct Professor of U.S.-African Relations

By Tyler Deffebach

Publication Date: Monday, December 15, 2014

The Institute of World Politics is pleased to welcome Charles Snyder as an adjunct professor who will teach a course on U.S.-African Relations (IWP 639) in the spring 2015 semester.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Greg Willey

Publication Date: Monday, December 15, 2014

In searching for an internship in Washington, D.C., I knew I was looking for a few key traits that could guarantee a valuable, worthwhile experience. I was certain of my passion for national security, of my desire to be challenged, and of the urgent significance of the semester, as I knew I would be graduating at the end in December.  {read more}

Kosciuszko Chair Fellow discusses Russia's information war

Publication Date: Monday, December 15, 2014

The article – entitled “In This Info-War, The Problem Is Not Only Russia” – quotes three IWP professors: Dr. John Lenczowski, Prof. Paul Goble, and Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz.     {read more}

Naming Names: An Op-Ed by Prof. Marek Chodakiewicz in Eurasia Review

By Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Monday, December 15, 2014

"Islamofascists" and "Putin-Hitler" reverberate through our public discourse, reflecting anger and emotion, rather than calm and acumen. As such, these seemingly helpful tags actually impede our understanding of both adversaries and, hence, prevent us from elaborating a successful strategy against each, including mobilizing popular support for the endeavor.  {read more}