Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
July 28, 2015
Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
China's anti-Japanese rhetoric only masks Beijing's own misbehavior in the Asia-Pacific region.
Beijing’s South China Sea Rhetoric Is Fooling No One
Uyghur Issues Cast Pall Over Turkey-China Relations
July 28, 2015
Uyghur Issues Cast Pall Over Turkey-China Relations
Just as Turkish President Erdogan heads to Beijing, Uyghur issues are causing anger in the bilateral relationship.
Uyghur Issues Cast Pall Over Turkey-China Relations
China Versus the Lawyers
July 28, 2015
China Versus the Lawyers
China champions the rule of law, even while cracking down on lawyers.
China Versus the Lawyers
Taiwan's Modernity and the 2016 Elections
July 27, 2015
Taiwan's Modernity and the 2016 Elections
The modernity of Taiwan's politics contrasts sharply with mainland China's system.
Taiwan's Modernity and the 2016 Elections
Xi Jinping's Greatest Challenge
July 27, 2015
Xi Jinping's Greatest Challenge
It's not anti-corruption or the economy, but a deeper contradiction.
Xi Jinping's Greatest Challenge
Chinese Outward Investment and Host Country Corruption
July 26, 2015
Chinese Outward Investment and Host Country Corruption
The link between the two is not as obvious as some critics claim.
Chinese Outward Investment and Host Country Corruption
Pro-Tibetan Protesters Storm Chinese Consulate in Australia
July 25, 2015
Pro-Tibetan Protesters Storm Chinese Consulate in Australia
With emotions running high after the death of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, Tibetan protestors rush into a Chinese consulate.
Pro-Tibetan Protesters Storm Chinese Consulate in Australia
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
July 24, 2015
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
Plus, Turkey and Chinese Uyghurs, hope for a Xi-Abe summit, and trouble for Taylor Swift. Friday China links.
Why China’s Media Controls Are Better Than Ever
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
July 24, 2015
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
Taiwanese students are up in arms regarding recent changes to the country's history textbooks.
Taiwanese Students Occupy Education Ministry Over Textbook Controversy
After Uyghur Controversy, China Praises Law Enforcement Co-op With Thailand
July 24, 2015
After Uyghur Controversy, China Praises Law Enforcement Co-op With Thailand
China sees law enforcement cooperation with Thailand as a model to follow in other relationships.
After Uyghur Controversy, China Praises Law Enforcement Co-op With Thailand
Illegal Logging Throws a Wrench Into China-Myanmar Relations
July 23, 2015
Illegal Logging Throws a Wrench Into China-Myanmar Relations
Myanmar sentenced 153 Chinese loggers to life in prison, sparking protests from Beijing.
Illegal Logging Throws a Wrench Into China-Myanmar Relations
The Hypocrisy of China’s War on Pollution
July 23, 2015
The Hypocrisy of China’s War on Pollution
China's government talks often about a "war on pollution," but refuses to equip its greatest weapon: public awareness.
The Hypocrisy of China’s War on Pollution
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
July 23, 2015
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
How China, as one of the seven main negotiating parties, approached the Iran talks.
What Did China Bring to the Iran Talks?
Suicide Bombings in China: Beyond Terrorism
July 22, 2015
Suicide Bombings in China: Beyond Terrorism
The latest suicide bombing in Shandong fits in a tragic pattern that has nothing to do with classic terrorism.
Suicide Bombings in China: Beyond Terrorism
China: The Cause of (and Solution to?) Illegal Logging
July 21, 2015
China: The Cause of (and Solution to?) Illegal Logging
To reverse its increasing impact on global deforestation, China needs new laws and tough enforcement.
China: The Cause of (and Solution to?) Illegal Logging
Aide to China's Former President Expelled From Party, to Face Trial
July 20, 2015
Aide to China's Former President Expelled From Party, to Face Trial
It's official: Ling Jihua has been expelled from the Party for "serious discipline violations."
Aide to China's Former President Expelled From Party, to Face Trial
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