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10 years after, Cyclone Nargis still holds lessons for Myanmar

The Conversation
Professor of the Practice and Director of the Feinstein International Center Gregory Gottlieb reflects on the 10 year anniversary of Cyclone Nargis, which devastated areas of Myanmar, and how the Myanmar government’s reluctance to work with international partners and relief organizations could put its people at future risk.

Remind us: What exactly is the National Guard?

The Conversation
Following President Donald Trump’s announcement of his plan to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, Fletcher Ph.D. student Frances Tilney Burke summarizes the history of the National Guard.