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July 13, 2011

Egypt
Flacking The Revolution

  April 6th Youth Movement (From official website) When I started this blog last October, one of the issues I was interested in exploring was the complex relationship between the United States a…

Flacking The Revolution

December 13, 2010

Nonproliferation, Arms Control, and Disarmament
TWE Quick Takes: Saddam Hussein, New START and More

Seven years ago today soldiers in the 1st Brigade Combat Team of the 4th Infantry Division pulled Saddam Hussein from a hole underneath a two-room mud shack on a sheep farm in the town of ad-Dawr, …

TWE Quick Takes: Saddam Hussein, New START and More

December 7, 2010

More Celebrities and Foreign Policy

Yesterday I blogged on an article in Sunday’s New York Times Magazine about John Prendergast’s efforts to enlist celebrities to help bring attention to humanitarian disasters in Africa.  A sharp-ey…

More Celebrities and Foreign Policy

October 2, 2015

Cyber Week in Review: October 2, 2015

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed: There were some big Internet-related announcements at the UN General Assembly this week. Face…

Internet.Org CFR Net Politics Cyber Zero Rating

August 1, 2016

Cybersecurity
Blaming Russia For the DNC Hack Is Almost Too Easy

Dr. Sandro Gaycken is the Director of the Digital Society Institute, a former hacktivist, and a strategic advisor to NATO, some German DAX-companies and the German government on cyber matters. The h…

Cyber Net Politics CFR

September 12, 2016

Cybersecurity
Congress Needs to Warn Russia on Election Interference

Responding to reports that Russian hackers stole voter lists in Arizona and Illinois, federal officials are scrambling to help states protect voting systems from cyberattacks in the next sixty days. …

Cyber CFR Elections Net Politics

September 23, 2016

Digital Policy
Cyber Week in Review: September 23, 2016

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed: 1. Mo’ cyber, mo’ problems. On Thursday, Yahoo announced that a hack nearly two years ago result…

Utter devastation at Yahoo as half a billion records are hacked

September 11, 2012

Health
Question of the Week: Slactivism

Can YouTube and shoes promote development and reduce poverty? Question of the Week posts review important questions and controversies in global development by providing background information and l…

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June 12, 2012

Americas
Conditional Cash Transfer Programs: Worth the Price?

In the economic development world, one of Latin America’s claims to fame are its conditional cash transfer programs (CCTs), which provide direct money transfers to low-income families who send their …

CCT - Latin America's Moment

December 17, 2012

Health
Emerging Voices: Daniel Elliott on International Corporate Volunteerism

Emerging Voices features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new research, thinking, and approaches to development challenges. This article is from Daniel Elliott, program mana…

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