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North Korea, US 'Left of Launch' Cyber Capabilities, and Deterrence
December 06, 2018
North Korea, US 'Left of Launch' Cyber Capabilities, and Deterrence
U.S. "left of launch" cyber capabilities may have unexpected and undesirable consequences on crisis stability.
North Korea, US 'Left of Launch' Cyber Capabilities, and Deterrence
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
December 06, 2018
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
Europe must hold firm on plans to suspend Cambodia from the the EBA trade initiative.
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
December 05, 2018
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
Why re-establishing lost trust between Russia and the West is more important than ever.
Avoiding a New Cold War: The World Needs a Wind of Change
The Muslim World Remains Largely Mute on Uyghurs’ Plight
December 04, 2018
The Muslim World Remains Largely Mute on Uyghurs’ Plight
Economic ties to Beijing and domestic rights abuses have kept most states from speaking out.
The Muslim World Remains Largely Mute on Uyghurs’ Plight
The Trump-Xi G20 Trade Truce Doesn't Get to the Deep Divisions Between Both Sides
December 03, 2018
The Trump-Xi G20 Trade Truce Doesn't Get to the Deep Divisions Between Both Sides
Markets will breathe easy temporarily, but the trade war isn't over.
The Trump-Xi G20 Trade Truce Doesn't Get to the Deep Divisions Between Both Sides
The United States, China and the Preferred Superpower
December 03, 2018
The United States, China and the Preferred Superpower
For Japan, the U.S. has traditionally held the role. But that was before Donald Trump.
The United States, China and the Preferred Superpower
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
December 01, 2018
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
The roots of a dystopian future have already been laid in China.
Political Culture and the Chinese Communist Party's Modern Authoritarianism
<em>Democratic Ideas and Reality</em> at 100: The Heartland of Asia
December 01, 2018
Democratic Ideas and Reality at 100: The Heartland of Asia
As the 100th anniversary of Sir Halford Mackinder’s pivotal work approaches, a look at how it remains as prescient as ever.
Democratic Ideas and Reality at 100: The Heartland of Asia
Anti-Intellectualism in Vietnam: The Case of Professor Chu Hao
November 29, 2018
Anti-Intellectualism in Vietnam: The Case of Professor Chu Hao
Professor Chu Hao's fate is revealing of the Communist Party's priorities in Vietnam.
Anti-Intellectualism in Vietnam: The Case of Professor Chu Hao
A G20 Summit at a Crossroads: Lessons From History
November 28, 2018
A G20 Summit at a Crossroads: Lessons From History
Multilateralism, as exemplified by the G20, can be a deal-maker, not a deal-breaker.
A G20 Summit at a Crossroads: Lessons From History
Asia-Pacific Takes Stock of Ambitious Development Targets
November 27, 2018
Asia-Pacific Takes Stock of Ambitious Development Targets
How well has the region responded to trends such as population aging and international migration?
Asia-Pacific Takes Stock of Ambitious Development Targets
Why These Rohingya Women Refuse to Return to Myanmar
November 22, 2018
Why These Rohingya Women Refuse to Return to Myanmar
“We will never go to the concentration camps they are building for us. Would you?”
Why These Rohingya Women Refuse to Return to Myanmar
ASEAN Summits Another Lost Opportunity for Progress on the South China Sea 
November 22, 2018
ASEAN Summits Another Lost Opportunity for Progress on the South China Sea 
If anything, the U.S.-China rivalry on open display has made the situation even more complex.
ASEAN Summits Another Lost Opportunity for Progress on the South China Sea 
China Must Join the War on Illegal Fishing
November 22, 2018
China Must Join the War on Illegal Fishing
Beijing’s no-show at the recent Our Ocean Conference was a missed opportunity for it to be part of the solution.
China Must Join the War on Illegal Fishing
Time to Course-Correct, Aung San Suu Kyi
November 19, 2018
Time to Course-Correct, Aung San Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi should emphasize the importance of celebrating diversity rather than stoking the flames of prejudice.
Time to Course-Correct, Aung San Suu Kyi
Don't Let APEC Overshadow the Manus Island Debacle
November 16, 2018
Don't Let APEC Overshadow the Manus Island Debacle
Will APEC leaders stand by while Australia condemns hundreds to indefinite offshore detention – including in PNG?
Don't Let APEC Overshadow the Manus Island Debacle
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