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Bolstering the U.S. Commitment to the Senkaku Islands
May 25, 2017
Bolstering the U.S. Commitment to the Senkaku Islands
China is seeking to create ambiguity over Japanese administration. The U.S. should not let it succeed.
Bolstering the U.S. Commitment to the Senkaku Islands
WannaCry's Lesson for the US-Japan Alliance
May 23, 2017
WannaCry's Lesson for the US-Japan Alliance
It's time for the U.S. and Japan to move beyond talk and take action to defend against cyber threats.
WannaCry's Lesson for the US-Japan Alliance
Trump, North Korea, and the Danger of the Falklands War Model
May 23, 2017
Trump, North Korea, and the Danger of the Falklands War Model
Why the Falklands War could serve as a misguided template for military conflict on the Korean Peninsula.
Trump, North Korea, and the Danger of the Falklands War Model
China’s Next Internet Crackdown
May 23, 2017
China’s Next Internet Crackdown
China's Cybersecurity Law could take internet censorship to a new high.
China’s Next Internet Crackdown
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
May 22, 2017
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
As China's global role grows, it's increasingly important to speak out about the country's human rights issues.
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
The UN's Asia Commission: Building on 70 Years of Success
May 20, 2017
The UN's Asia Commission: Building on 70 Years of Success
The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific turns 70. What's next?
The UN's Asia Commission: Building on 70 Years of Success
Geography and the Coming US-China War at Sea
May 19, 2017
Geography and the Coming US-China War at Sea
Geography and geopolitics will determine the course of any U.S.-China war. China is at a disadvantage on both counts.
Geography and the Coming US-China War at Sea
 A US-North Korea Grand Bargain? Time for a Congress of Washington
May 18, 2017
 A US-North Korea Grand Bargain? Time for a Congress of Washington
The U.S. can execute a diplomatic judo throw on North Korea.
 A US-North Korea Grand Bargain? Time for a Congress of Washington
China’s Maritime Operation: The 'Gray Zone' in Black and White
May 18, 2017
China’s Maritime Operation: The 'Gray Zone' in Black and White
There is no problem in the “gray zone” because the “gray zone” does not exist.
China’s Maritime Operation: The 'Gray Zone' in Black and White
China Continues to Block Taiwan in the International Arena
May 18, 2017
China Continues to Block Taiwan in the International Arena
Chinese pressure successfully bars Taiwan from joining the World Health Assembly.
China Continues to Block Taiwan in the International Arena
Trump and the South China Sea: Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reason
May 16, 2017
Trump and the South China Sea: Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reason
Trump's pause in FONOPs gives the U.S. and China breathing room to resolve disagreements.
Trump and the South China Sea: Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reason
Americans Need to Get Used to North Korean Intercontinental-Range Ballistic Missiles
May 16, 2017
Americans Need to Get Used to North Korean Intercontinental-Range Ballistic Missiles
The United States would do well to start dealing with North Korea as if it was already in possession of an ICBM.
Americans Need to Get Used to North Korean Intercontinental-Range Ballistic Missiles
Is Japan Truly a Powerful Country?
May 13, 2017
Is Japan Truly a Powerful Country?
Japan's true power can only emerge if other countries, including the United States, require it.
Is Japan Truly a Powerful Country?
China Should Stop Deflecting on North Korea
May 13, 2017
China Should Stop Deflecting on North Korea
China must square up to its responsibility in the North Korea nuclear crisis.
China Should Stop Deflecting on North Korea
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
May 12, 2017
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
Tourism in North Korea not only funds the regime, it also provides useful leverage in the form of arrested tourists.
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
Ahok Is in Jail. Where Does Indonesia Go From Here?
May 12, 2017
Ahok Is in Jail. Where Does Indonesia Go From Here?
"Indonesia’s pluralism isn’t simply in peril, it is on life support."
Ahok Is in Jail. Where Does Indonesia Go From Here?
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