Past Fellows

Engelsberg Ideas: Gregory Feifer on misunderstanding Russia

  • February 1, 2022
  • ICWA Staff

Dealing with Putin requires acknowledging the 19th-century origins of his 21st-century threats.

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New York Magazine: Andrew Rice on Jeffrey Epstein

  • December 16, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Six experts discuss the still unanswered questions in the Jeffrey Epstein case.

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The Nation: Susan Brind Morrow on the poisoning of the Finger Lakes

  • December 14, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

A mountain of garbage is burying the home of the US women's movement, Seneca Falls, New York.

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Longtime Executive Director Peter Bird Martin dies

  • November 23, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

The former ICWA fellow and Time Magazine senior editor went on to revitalize the institute during his 27 years at the helm.

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Lessons from Afghanistan

  • October 12, 2021
  • Ian Bateson

Can the 1980s Soviet war help Americans understand how the US-led conflict should be remembered?

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Pandora Papers: Malia Politzer on Pakistan’s offshore millions

  • October 5, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Prime Minister Imran Khan promised a "new Pakistan" but members of his inner circle secretly moved millions offshore.

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CNN: Pramila Jayapal on progressive priorities

  • October 4, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

A counter-proposal to President Joseph Biden's $3.5 trillion economic bill of only $1.5 trillion is "too small," Jayapal tells Dana Bash on "State of the Union."

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Newslines: Neri Zilber on Afghanistan’s parallels with Lebanon

  • September 3, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

While Lebanon isn’t Afghanistan, there are common themes that run through both sets of wars.

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Foreign Affairs: Andrew Tabler on Syria

  • August 2, 2021
  • Andrew Tabler

Biden can learn from past administrations' successes and failures.

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New Yorker: Nicholas Schmidle on the billionaire space war

  • July 12, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Richard Branson has surprised both Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk by beating them to the launch pad.

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