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5 Reasons Why China Is Not the Soviet Union
April 02, 2019
5 Reasons Why China Is Not the Soviet Union
Construing China as a threat to the United States in the model of the old USSR overlooks important differences.
5 Reasons Why China Is Not the Soviet Union
What the Berlin Airlift Can Teach Us About the South China Sea
February 02, 2019
What the Berlin Airlift Can Teach Us About the South China Sea
The U.S. failure to counter China’s “gray zone” tactics stems from a lack of will, not a lack of options.
What the Berlin Airlift Can Teach Us About the South China Sea
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
December 05, 2017
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
The author of Cold War containment recommended U.S. retrenchment across the board in Asia.
George Kennan’s Other Long Telegram — About the Far East
Reagan and the Case for Tactical Nukes in South Korea
November 02, 2017
Reagan and the Case for Tactical Nukes in South Korea
To deal with North Korea, Trump should learn from Reagan's approach to the Soviet Union.
Reagan and the Case for Tactical Nukes in South Korea
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
A Strange Cold War Partnership: North Korea and Guyana
June 28, 2016
A Strange Cold War Partnership: North Korea and Guyana
What did North Korea and Guyana want of each other during the height of the Cold War?
A Strange Cold War Partnership: North Korea and Guyana
How Mao Zedong Benefited From the Cuban Missile Crisis
April 08, 2016
How Mao Zedong Benefited From the Cuban Missile Crisis
The Chinese role in Cuba during the Cold War paid dividends domestically for Mao Zedong.
How Mao Zedong Benefited From the Cuban Missile Crisis
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