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Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
January 23, 2015
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Where does the Muslim community fit in Australia's self-images of war and peace?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
January 22, 2015
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
Obama's annual address contained a world view that Beijing will find inherently problematic.
The State of the Union: Obama’s Challenge to China
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
January 16, 2015
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
Bo Zhiyue on the unspoken rules for CCP members -- and the consequences of breaking them.
3 House Rules of the Chinese Communist Party
The Decline of China's Princeling Generals
January 05, 2015
The Decline of China's Princeling Generals
The number of top-ranked "princelings" in China's military is steadily dropping.
The Decline of China's Princeling Generals
Will China Have Its First Female Politburo Standing Committee Member?
January 02, 2015
Will China Have Its First Female Politburo Standing Committee Member?
Sun Chunlan is in prime position to be the first female politician to reach China's top decision-making body.
Will China Have Its First Female Politburo Standing Committee Member?
How to Approach Political Rumors in China
January 02, 2015
How to Approach Political Rumors in China
Spreading rumors in China can be dangerous, but they shouldn't be ignored either.
How to Approach Political Rumors in China
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
December 31, 2014
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
Australia joined the United States in voting "no" on a UN Security Council draft resolution on Palestine.
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
The Rise of the 31st Army in Chinese Politics
December 30, 2014
The Rise of the 31st Army in Chinese Politics
Two newly promoted leaders in China's military and paramilitary both have ties to the 31st Army in Fujian.
The Rise of the 31st Army in Chinese Politics
The Downfall of Ling Jihua and the New Norm of Chinese Politics
December 24, 2014
The Downfall of Ling Jihua and the New Norm of Chinese Politics
Ling Jihua's fall indicates the new normal in Chinese politics: No one is safe.
The Downfall of Ling Jihua and the New Norm of Chinese Politics
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
December 08, 2014
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
If Chinese authorities keep going after foreign multinationals, ASEAN could be the winner.
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
December 05, 2014
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
A conference on South Pacific fishing has failed to strengthen safeguards for fast-dwindling stocks.
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
December 04, 2014
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
The AIIB offers the region an additional source to fund infrastructure. This should be welcomed.
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
It Just Became Much Easier to Travel to India
November 29, 2014
It Just Became Much Easier to Travel to India
India's new visa-on-arrival scheme will make traveling there much easier.
It Just Became Much Easier to Travel to India
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
November 27, 2014
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
The region has made little headway in achieving gender equality.
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
Malaysia as ASEAN Chair in 2015: What To Expect
November 22, 2014
Malaysia as ASEAN Chair in 2015: What To Expect
The country will be leading the bloc during a pivotal year. Can it deliver on its promises?
Malaysia as ASEAN Chair in 2015: What To Expect
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
November 19, 2014
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
Is there a multilateral mechanism that could manage air and maritime encounters in a tense region?
Managing Indo-Pacific Crises
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