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2011-05-24 11:20:00

WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is pleased to announce the inaugural lecture of the Lee Hamilton Lecture Series on Civil Discourse and Democracy will take place on Wednesday, May 25 from 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

2011-04-04 15:15:00

New Series Will Provide Safe Political Space for Important Discussions WASHINGTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars has announced a new initiative launching April 8, 2011: The National Conversation at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

2011-02-18 14:39:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nobel laureate Sir John Sulston is chairing a new effort by the United Kingdom's Royal Society to study the impact of population dynamics on sustainable development.

2011-02-18 09:01:00

New report explores escalating confrontation over resources with global implications WASHINGTON, Feb.

2011-01-10 10:10:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Even though crime is down in the United States, seven million Americans are still in prison or on probation or parole, and popular political measures such as mandatory sentencing have put enormous pressure on already cash-poor states.

2010-10-08 14:40:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- China's economy is growing at the fastest rate of any major power, yet some specialists think the Asian giant could stumble.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.