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
A Striking Contrast to the Mullahs’ Iran
July 19, 2016
A Striking Contrast to the Mullahs’ Iran
The nuclear deal will not bring a moderate Iran. To achieve that, Iran's democracy activists need our support.
A Striking Contrast to the Mullahs’ Iran
China and North Korea’s Missiles
July 18, 2016
China and North Korea’s Missiles
If China wants to stop the THAAD deployment in South Korea, it needs to look to the DPRK’s own program.
China and North Korea’s Missiles
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
July 15, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
Will the Philippines' new president snatch defeat from the jaws of victory?
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
July 14, 2016
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
Policymakers should learn the lessons of the Iran deal if they hope to succeed in denuclearizing the Korean peninsula.
Doing Sanctions Right Against North Korea
U-Shaped Line Remains at the Heart of Taiwan's South China Sea Territorial Claim
July 13, 2016
U-Shaped Line Remains at the Heart of Taiwan's South China Sea Territorial Claim
After the tribunal ruling, both the KMT and DPP have embraced the ROC's claims in the South China Sea.
U-Shaped Line Remains at the Heart of Taiwan's South China Sea Territorial Claim
The South China Sea Ruling Is Actually Good for Taiwan
July 13, 2016
The South China Sea Ruling Is Actually Good for Taiwan
Taiwan had deemed the ruling "unacceptable," but there is cause for optimism.
The South China Sea Ruling Is Actually Good for Taiwan
Brexit and the South China Sea: Why Politicians Lie
July 12, 2016
Brexit and the South China Sea: Why Politicians Lie
Why the cost of lying in domestic and international politics should not be underestimated.
Brexit and the South China Sea: Why Politicians Lie
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
July 12, 2016
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
Rather than trying to convince Europeans to start doing business with Iran, the U.S. needs to roll up its own sleeves.
Banking With Iran: The US Needs to Put Up or Shut Up
EU Must Push China on Human Rights, With or Without the UK
July 12, 2016
EU Must Push China on Human Rights, With or Without the UK
China might think Europe is weak right now, but the EU must not water down its commitment to human rights and democracy.
EU Must Push China on Human Rights, With or Without the UK
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