February 02, 2022
Chandran Nair on White Privilege in International Relations
By Shannon Tiezzi
“The West harbors an anachronistic sense of superiority over others and retains privileges from its colonial exploits and setting up the 'international rules-based system.'”
December 30, 2020
4 Predictions for Defense, Strategy, and Technology in 2021
By Jacob Parakilas
From armed robots and cyberattacks to grand strategic questions, four things to watch in the new year.
June 06, 2020
Parliamentarians From Around the World Unite to Discuss the China Challenge
By Benedict Rogers
The new Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China provides a forum for legislators to grapple collectively with the questions posed by China’s rise.
March 16, 2020
How China Is Expanding Beyond Western Institutions
By Eva Seiwert
Even as the coronavirus unsettles the world, China’s bid to reshape international relations beyond Western formats is quietly gathering steam.
February 04, 2020
‘Stealth War’: How the US Can Counter China’s Takeover Attempts
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Robert Spalding.
August 18, 2019
Realities Clash With Idealism in Today’s Asia
By Walter Lohman
The reality of what China’s rise means to different regional stakeholders must inform American policy.
June 06, 2019
The 2019 Shangri-La Dialogue: Reflections on Great Power Rivalry and the Indo-Pacific
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
The Indo-Pacific, China-U.S. rivalry, the South Pacific, the South China Sea, and more loomed large this year.
June 04, 2019
Is America Seeking to End the Current International System?
By Jin Kai
China is often criticized as revisionist, but the United States under Trump seems more dissatisfied with the international order.
May 24, 2019
Tragedy and World Order: What Lessons for US Asia Policy?
By Prashanth Parameswaran
A new book situates the U.S. relationship with the international order in historical perspective.
September 13, 2018
The EU’s New China Resolution: Principled But Not Strategic
By Tim Rühlig
The new China resolution of the European Parliament differs considerably from the 2015 version.
June 12, 2018
What the G7 Fiasco Means for Japan
By Mina Pollmann
Japan's goals -- maintaining the U.S.-Japan alliance and upholding the liberal international order -- have never been more at odds.
February 27, 2018
How Can the US Manage a Rising China?
By Robert Farley
The United States needs to rethink how it approaches international order.