The Point of ASEAN
July 30, 2016
The Point of ASEAN
ASEAN's potential lies not in solving the South China Sea issue, but in creating a truly "people-centric" community.
The Point of ASEAN
After the South China Sea Ruling, Time for More FONOPs
July 29, 2016
After the South China Sea Ruling, Time for More FONOPs
Whether China cooperates or not, the ruling lets the United States correct earlier mistakes in ensuring navigational freedoms.
After the South China Sea Ruling, Time for More FONOPs
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
July 28, 2016
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
"Tension is mounting internationally as the flaws of the nuclear deal are repeatedly uncovered."
Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse?
Explaining America’s Gun Culture to China
July 28, 2016
Explaining America’s Gun Culture to China
How a Chinese intelligence analyst might explain the United States’ obsession with firearms.
Explaining America’s Gun Culture to China
Can China and the US Agree on Freedom of Navigation?
July 27, 2016
Can China and the US Agree on Freedom of Navigation?
Sino-U.S. cooperation on freedom of navigation is possible when it is not at the cost of the security of the other side.
Can China and the US Agree on Freedom of Navigation?
Why the South China Sea Ruling Is a Game Changer
July 27, 2016
Why the South China Sea Ruling Is a Game Changer
Make no mistake: the verdict has transformed the strategic landscape.
Why the South China Sea Ruling Is a Game Changer
Cambodian Democracy: Trapped in the 'Gray Zone'
July 27, 2016
Cambodian Democracy: Trapped in the 'Gray Zone'
Cambodian's democracy is not developing -- it is stagnating.
Cambodian Democracy: Trapped in the 'Gray Zone'
Human Rights in North Korea: The Real Key to Denuclearization
July 25, 2016
Human Rights in North Korea: The Real Key to Denuclearization
"Improving the human rights situation in North Korea is the alpha and omega of resolving all issues surrounding the North."
Human Rights in North Korea: The Real Key to Denuclearization
Duterte, Regional Security and the South China Sea
July 22, 2016
Duterte, Regional Security and the South China Sea
The Philippines’ new president needs to tread carefully in negotiating maritime issues.
Duterte, Regional Security and the South China Sea
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
July 22, 2016
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
If the US waits for utopia to argue in favor of liberty abroad, it will never happen.
Donald Trump’s Whataboutism
After 17 Years of Persecution, Falun Gong Survives
July 21, 2016
After 17 Years of Persecution, Falun Gong Survives
There are even signs that Chinese officials may be on the defensive.
After 17 Years of Persecution, Falun Gong Survives
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
July 20, 2016
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
Countering power with rules is doomed to fail in the South China Sea.
International Law Won't Stop China in the South China Sea
Connectivity, Youth and the Future of ASEM
July 20, 2016
Connectivity, Youth and the Future of ASEM
The Asia-Europe Meeting must continue to evolve if it is to stay relevant.
Connectivity, Youth and the Future of ASEM
Dear Steve King: Here's What Asia Contributed to Western Civilization
July 20, 2016
Dear Steve King: Here's What Asia Contributed to Western Civilization
Rep. Steve King's ahistorical commentary cannot go uncorrected.
Dear Steve King: Here's What Asia Contributed to Western Civilization
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
July 19, 2016
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
It is precisely the fairness and impartiality of the process chosen by Manila to vent its claims that China objects to.
The Philippines' Triumph: Right Over Might
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
July 19, 2016
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
The two countries must take concrete steps to coordinate their approach toward regional issues.
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
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