Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
September 06, 2014
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Plus, time to ban hypersonic missiles? Some general interest links.
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
August 30, 2014
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
APAC peacekeepers are captured in Syria, IS spreads to Southeast Asia, and Kissiner ponders order. Weekend links.
Filipino and Fijian Peacekeepers Trapped and Captured in Syria
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
August 15, 2014
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
The US today could draw some useful lessons for its Asia policy from the administration of President Gerald Ford.
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
July 19, 2014
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
Is Europe’s past destined to be Asia’s future?
Northeast Asian Security Architecture: Lessons from European History
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
March 26, 2014
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
What can negotiators today learn from the Sino-American rapprochement of four decades ago?
Sino-American Lessons for the P5+1 Talks with Iran
Immigrants and American Power
November 28, 2013
Immigrants and American Power
From the Republic’s inception, immigrants have played an outsized role in America’s rise on the world stage.
Immigrants and American Power
The Realpolitik of the American People
September 14, 2013
The Realpolitik of the American People
Many say the American public can only support a liberal foreign policy. That may only be true of US elites.
The Realpolitik of the American People
Why Did the Taliban Shoot Malala?
July 18, 2013
Why Did the Taliban Shoot Malala?
A senior Taliban official has written a letter to Malala Yousafzai, offering a glimpse into the group’s hidden fears.
Why Did the Taliban Shoot Malala?
June 01, 2013
Anthony Bourdain's ‘No Reservations’ Nuclear Deterrence
What do Denis Leary, Anthony Bourdain, Henry Kissinger, and Thomas Schelling have in common? They understand how to deter.
Anthony Bourdain's ‘No Reservations’ Nuclear Deterrence
Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson: The Warrior and the Priest
April 08, 2013
Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson: The Warrior and the Priest
The chief difference between them: Wilson got the chance to accomplish big goals through direct means.
Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson: The Warrior and the Priest
February 11, 2012
Avoiding U.S.-China Cold War
Henry Kissinger’s recent book has plenty of advice for Sino-U.S. ties. Including ignoring Chinese nationalism.
Avoiding U.S.-China Cold War
“Killing Fields” Trial Ready to Go
November 18, 2011
“Killing Fields” Trial Ready to Go
Pol Pot’s surviving lieutenants are about to get their day in court. But will a much-criticized process be able to bring Cambodians the justice they’re searching for?
“Killing Fields” Trial Ready to Go
OWS vs Kissinger?
November 05, 2011
OWS vs Kissinger?
Calls for a protest outside an event honoring Henry Kissinger shine a spotlight on a controversial statesman.
OWS vs Kissinger?
July 08, 2011
Kissinger's Visit, 40 Years On
Forty years after Henry Kissinger’s breakthrough visit to China, the implications are still being discussed.
Kissinger's Visit, 40 Years On
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
January 16, 2011
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
Forty years on, the bet Nixon and Kissinger placed on China’s future direction looks increasingly misplaced, argues Stephen Yates.
Beijing Opera Heads to Washington
Kissinger on Vietnam’s Light Side
October 27, 2010
Kissinger on Vietnam’s Light Side
Henry Kissinger offers some interesting insights into the Vietnam War at a recent Washington conference.
Kissinger on Vietnam’s Light Side
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