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January 26, 2012
Gingrich’s Moon Base Vision
Newt Gingrich says that if elected, he’ll have a U.S. base on the moon within two terms. Probably not.
Gingrich’s Moon Base Vision
Why Burma Needs Transparency
January 26, 2012
Why Burma Needs Transparency
If Burma’s economy is grow it will need the government to do more to ensure transparency and accountability.
Why Burma Needs Transparency
Taiwan's Nuclear Future?
January 26, 2012
Taiwan's Nuclear Future?
The crisis at Fukushima rocked Taiwan’s own confidence in nuclear energy. With Ma re-elected, what next?
Taiwan's Nuclear Future?
The Press Freedom Index
January 26, 2012
The Press Freedom Index
Reporters Without Borders has released its latest press freedom list. It was a tough year in Asia for the media.
The Press Freedom Index
January 25, 2012
Fact Checking Obama
Was Barack Obama upfront in his State of the Union address last night? The New York Times takes a look.
Fact Checking Obama
The Danger of e-Warriors
January 25, 2012
The Danger of e-Warriors
Nationalists taking to the comments sections of foreign policy websites should be challenged, not ignored.
The Danger of e-Warriors
Obama: America is Back
January 25, 2012
Obama: America is Back
America is back – anyone that tells you otherwise…doesn’t know what they are talking about, Obama says.
Obama: America is Back
China's Mega-City Problem
January 25, 2012
China's Mega-City Problem
Chengdu is a good example of the problem with China’s mega-cities – a growth for growth’s sake mindset.
China's Mega-City Problem
Obama on State of the Union
January 25, 2012
Obama on State of the Union
U.S. President Barack Obama is delivering his annual State of the Union address in Congress.
Obama on State of the Union
Man Arrested for
January 25, 2012
Man Arrested for "Being Atheist"
Indonesia’s arrest of an atheist Facebook user raises more concerns over human rights in Southeast Asia.
Man Arrested for "Being Atheist"
Pakistan Needs Nuclear Rethink
January 24, 2012
Pakistan Needs Nuclear Rethink
Pakistan’s military uses India as justification for its nuclear arsenal. But nuclear weapons are of little real use.
Pakistan Needs Nuclear Rethink
China's Tone Deaf Officials
January 24, 2012
China's Tone Deaf Officials
A number of gaffes in recent years highlight how out of touch local Chinese Communist Party officials are.
China's Tone Deaf Officials
Politics and Climate Change
January 24, 2012
Politics and Climate Change
Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney seems to have cooled on climate change. Do they mean what they say, or said?
Politics and Climate Change
The Failed State Label
January 23, 2012
The Failed State Label
Do states described as “failed” care about being handed the label? Afghan President Hamid Karzai certainly did.
The Failed State Label
How to Tie China Down
January 22, 2012
How to Tie China Down
The U.S. should build large numbers of small attack vessels and export them to allies. It would keep China guessing.
How to Tie China Down
Gingrich Wins South Carolina
January 22, 2012
Gingrich Wins South Carolina
Newt Gingrich scores a big victory in the South Carolina Republican primary, dealing a big blow to Mitt Romney.
Gingrich Wins South Carolina
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