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Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
December 04, 2017
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
Beijing's attempts to push out migrant workers will have economic consequences.
Beijing’s Heavy-Handed Solution to Urbanization
China’s Evolving Approach to Nuclear War-Fighting
November 22, 2017
China’s Evolving Approach to Nuclear War-Fighting
China is dismantling the barriers impeding a war-fighting posture. Does that spell the end of No First Use?
China’s Evolving Approach to Nuclear War-Fighting
USAG Humphreys: The Story Behind America’s Biggest Overseas Base
November 06, 2017
USAG Humphreys: The Story Behind America’s Biggest Overseas Base
As Trump visits, the new U.S. mega-base south of Seoul is almost complete.
USAG Humphreys: The Story Behind America’s Biggest Overseas Base
The Chinese Students Who Come to South Korea
November 03, 2017
The Chinese Students Who Come to South Korea
Life as an undergrad in South Korea is difficult, but it’s still a popular choice for young Chinese.
The Chinese Students Who Come to South Korea
The Long History of South Korea's OPCON Debate
November 01, 2017
The Long History of South Korea's OPCON Debate
President Moon has once again raised the issue of transferring OPCON to South Korea. What would that actually look like?
The Long History of South Korea's OPCON Debate
China Has New Leaders. What Now?
October 31, 2017
China Has New Leaders. What Now?
A look at the implications of China's new Politburo Standing Committee.
China Has New Leaders. What Now?
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge
October 27, 2017
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge
A look ahead at the administration's early regional vision and the challenges before it.
Trump’s Indo-Pacific Strategy Challenge
How a State Department Study Prevented Nuclear War With China
October 25, 2017
How a State Department Study Prevented Nuclear War With China
The U.S. considered preemptive strikes to prevent Mao from attaining nuclear weapons.
How a State Department Study Prevented Nuclear War With China
The 7 Men Who Will Run China
October 25, 2017
The 7 Men Who Will Run China
What you need to know about the members of the 19th Politburo Standing Committee.
The 7 Men Who Will Run China
China's Complicated Approach to Transgender Rights
October 23, 2017
China's Complicated Approach to Transgender Rights
There is increasing tolerance for transgender Chinese, but only for performers.
China's Complicated Approach to Transgender Rights
Chinese Internet Law: What the West Doesn’t See
October 18, 2017
Chinese Internet Law: What the West Doesn’t See
Yes, China’s internet policy quashes dissent – but it also fosters innovation.
Chinese Internet Law: What the West Doesn’t See
Military Stalemate: How North Korea Could Win a War With the US
October 10, 2017
Military Stalemate: How North Korea Could Win a War With the US
It's time to reexamine the assertion that North Korea’s defeat is preordained.
Military Stalemate: How North Korea Could Win a War With the US
The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
October 07, 2017
The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
Beijing has a vested interest in the status quo -- not in the Kim dynasty.
The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
War of the Dragons: Why North Korea Does Not Trust China
September 29, 2017
War of the Dragons: Why North Korea Does Not Trust China
The legacy of the Sino-Vietnamese War continues to cast a shadow on China-North Korea relations.
War of the Dragons: Why North Korea Does Not Trust China
China’s Thriving Underground Churches In Danger
September 28, 2017
China’s Thriving Underground Churches In Danger
Some predict that by 2030, China will have more than 247 million Christians.
China’s Thriving Underground Churches In Danger
The White Wolf of Taiwan
September 18, 2017
The White Wolf of Taiwan
Zhang Anle and his solution for the cross-strait dilemma.
The White Wolf of Taiwan
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