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Think 228, Not Tiananmen: How Identity Drives the Hong Kong Protests
October 22, 2014
Think 228, Not Tiananmen: How Identity Drives the Hong Kong Protests
Like the 228 incident in Taiwan, the Hong Kong protests could be a watershed moment in identity formation.
Think 228, Not Tiananmen: How Identity Drives the Hong Kong Protests
Chinese Democracy: A ‘Nightmare’ Scenario for US
October 22, 2014
Chinese Democracy: A ‘Nightmare’ Scenario for US
"China as a liberal democracy would be a much more nationalist, much more dangerous country."
Chinese Democracy: A ‘Nightmare’ Scenario for US
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
October 22, 2014
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
China has found it very difficult to repatriate corrupt officials who have fled abroad.
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
October 21, 2014
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
Parsing the first public talks between Hong Kong officials and protestors.
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
October 21, 2014
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
With a slowing resources boom and a worrying housing bubble, is Australia prepared for good times to end?
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
October 21, 2014
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
South Koreans are increasingly accepting of homosexuality.
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
October 21, 2014
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
Moving U.S. forces out of range of Chinese threats could create more problems than it solves.
The Political Perils of Offshore Balancing
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
October 21, 2014
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
With a seat on the UN Security Council, New Zealand will need to find its voice on foreign policy.
The Great Kiwi Balancing Act
Why There Won't be an Occupy Beijing
October 21, 2014
Why There Won't be an Occupy Beijing
Hong Kong's protests are similar to movements in China in the 1980s, but mainland students won't be protesting anytime soon.
Why There Won't be an Occupy Beijing
Hong Kong's Leader: Universal Suffrage Threatens Business Interests
October 21, 2014
Hong Kong's Leader: Universal Suffrage Threatens Business Interests
Chief Executive CY Leung said that universal suffrage could turn Hong Kong into a welfare state.
Hong Kong's Leader: Universal Suffrage Threatens Business Interests
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
October 21, 2014
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
Also, India and China hold exercises, Pakistan-Iran tensions rise, a Korean standoff, and more. Defense links.
India Steps Up Defense Cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives
US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
October 21, 2014
US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
The U.S. and China make some progress on global issues, but remain largely entrenched on bilateral problems.
US, China Talk Ebola, Islamic State, and South China Sea
A New Face for India and Pakistan’s Track II Diplomacy
October 20, 2014
A New Face for India and Pakistan’s Track II Diplomacy
A wider group of stakeholders in necessary to push dialogue forward.
A New Face for India and Pakistan’s Track II Diplomacy
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
October 20, 2014
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
Beijing and Hanoi are looking to reset bilateral relations following a turbulent year.
China-Vietnam Defense Hotline Agreed: What Next?
How to Save China-UK Relations
October 20, 2014
How to Save China-UK Relations
It will take more imagination and more passion to unlock the potential of U.K.-China relations.
How to Save China-UK Relations
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
October 20, 2014
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
To fully integrate into the nation, the Tamil-majority Northern Province will need some political good faith.
Sri Lanka’s Northern Reboot
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