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Kabul and London Attacks: What's Wrong With US President Trump's Reaction?
June 06, 2017
Kabul and London Attacks: What's Wrong With US President Trump's Reaction?
For Afghanistan, silence. For London, scorn and politicization.
Kabul and London Attacks: What's Wrong With US President Trump's Reaction?
The International Labor Conference Turns Its Back on Taiwan – and Its Own Principles
June 01, 2017
The International Labor Conference Turns Its Back on Taiwan – and Its Own Principles
How can the International Labor Organisation promote social justice while cozying up to political forces?
The International Labor Conference Turns Its Back on Taiwan – and Its Own Principles
Why Taiwan's Gay Marriage Ruling Matters
June 01, 2017
Why Taiwan's Gay Marriage Ruling Matters
The recent ruling is a testament to Taiwan's robust democracy.
Why Taiwan's Gay Marriage Ruling Matters
A South China Sea Code of Conduct? Don't Get Your Hopes Up.
May 30, 2017
A South China Sea Code of Conduct? Don't Get Your Hopes Up.
China wants to be seen as cooperative, but doesn't want a binding COC.
A South China Sea Code of Conduct? Don't Get Your Hopes Up.
Stop Calling Indonesia a Role Model. It's Stopped Being One.
May 29, 2017
Stop Calling Indonesia a Role Model. It's Stopped Being One.
"It’s over for Indonesia’s tradition of moderation... In ten years, Indonesia could be Pakistan."
Stop Calling Indonesia a Role Model. It's Stopped Being One.
Could the EU Join TPP?
May 27, 2017
Could the EU Join TPP?
As the EU looks to boost trade with the Asia-Pacific, why not take up the vacant US spot in TPP?
Could the EU Join TPP?
Why Is the Philippines Turning Away Foreign Aid?
May 25, 2017
Why Is the Philippines Turning Away Foreign Aid?
Can Manila afford to reject foreign aid on the grounds of donor countries imposing political conditions?
Why Is the Philippines Turning Away Foreign Aid?
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
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