Strauss Center News

Updates from the Strauss Center and our affiliated distinguished scholars and fellows



Strauss Center Director of Studies Leads Next Generation Project Assembly

February 19, 2007

The Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law’s Director of Studies, Francis J. Gavin, will lead a multi-day assembly “Next Generation Project: U.S. Global Policy and the Future of International Institutions” at the University of California, San Diego this week.

Time to Offshore Our Troops

December 12, 2006

Eugene Gholz, Daryl G. Press, and Benjamin Valentino write on Iraq in this article for the New York Times.   The Iraq Study Group’s recommendation that the United States withdraw its combat forces from Iraq reflects a growing national consensus that our military cannot quell the violence there and may even be making matters worse. Although many are…

Strategic Victimhood in Sudan

May 31, 2006

In a recent New York Times op-ed, Assistant Professor Alan Kuperman argues that the key to rescuing Darfur is to reverse recent incentives.