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Rex Tillerson’s South China Sea Proposal Won’t Work
January 14, 2017
Rex Tillerson’s South China Sea Proposal Won’t Work
Rex Tillerson's plan for the South China Sea is unworkable.
Rex Tillerson’s South China Sea Proposal Won’t Work
A Lesson for the West From Central Asia
January 14, 2017
A Lesson for the West From Central Asia
Discontent will never disappear, but dissent may become dangerous.
A Lesson for the West From Central Asia
The Trouble With Trump's Taiwan Approach
January 14, 2017
The Trouble With Trump's Taiwan Approach
Trump's remarks about the 'one China' policy misread the psychological aspect of the Taiwan issue.
The Trouble With Trump's Taiwan Approach
US-China Underwater Drone Incident: Legal Grey Areas
January 11, 2017
US-China Underwater Drone Incident: Legal Grey Areas
The legal case against China's actions is not as clear cut as some U.S. scholars argue.
US-China Underwater Drone Incident: Legal Grey Areas
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
January 10, 2017
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
"As the world’s most powerful democracy, the United States can and should do more to support Southeast Asia’s democracies."
Democracy and Human Rights Shouldn’t Take a Backseat in US Southeast Asia Policy
The Foolishness of Strategic Decapitation in North Korea
January 10, 2017
The Foolishness of Strategic Decapitation in North Korea
Plans to 'solve' the Korea issue by taking out key leaders are tragically oversimplified.
The Foolishness of Strategic Decapitation in North Korea
The Many Faces of Climate Change Migration in Asia
January 07, 2017
The Many Faces of Climate Change Migration in Asia
In the Asia-Pacific, climate change migration is already happening, sometimes by government fiat.
The Many Faces of Climate Change Migration in Asia
Powering Asia’s Renewable Revolution
January 06, 2017
Powering Asia’s Renewable Revolution
Though there is growing optimism, getting past challenges will not be easy.
Powering Asia’s Renewable Revolution
China, Spanish America, and the 'Birth of Globalization'
January 06, 2017
China, Spanish America, and the 'Birth of Globalization'
A review of The Silver Way: China, Spanish America and the Birth of Globalization, 1565-1815
China, Spanish America, and the 'Birth of Globalization'
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
January 05, 2017
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
After the famous opening to China, Nixon and Kissinger's views of China policy diverged.
The One China Policy: What Would Nixon Do?
A Familiar Story: Donald Trump and India's Criminal Politicians
January 05, 2017
A Familiar Story: Donald Trump and India's Criminal Politicians
Donald Trump's electoral tactics in the United States echo the practices of many Indian politicians.
A Familiar Story: Donald Trump and India's Criminal Politicians
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
January 03, 2017
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
China’s investment in aircraft carriers will take a great deal of time and money to reach its full potential.
Keeping China’s Aircraft Carriers in Perspective
Australia and the Crown
December 31, 2016
Australia and the Crown
Australia's debate on becoming a republic continues to rage on.
Australia and the Crown
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
December 31, 2016
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
Unmanned systems are ideal for hybrid/political warfare, and UUVs are the newest sharks in the water.
Hybrid Warfare in the South China Sea: The United States’ ‘Little Grey (Un)Men'
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
December 30, 2016
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
It's Mongolia's right to invite a religious leader to visit. China is exaggerating the political significance.
China Needs to Get Over the Dalai Lama's Visit to Mongolia
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
December 29, 2016
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
Terrorists, China’s military and Muslim boat people are not the main security threats to the country’s well-being.
Australia’s Enemies: Looking Where the Light Shines Brightest
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