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Chinese Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo Released on Parole With Liver Cancer
June 28, 2017
Chinese Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo Released on Parole With Liver Cancer
The Norwegian Nobel Committee condemned the Chinese authorities in a rare statement.
Chinese Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo Released on Parole With Liver Cancer
Is ASEAN Really Worthy of a Nobel Peace Prize?
February 01, 2017
Is ASEAN Really Worthy of a Nobel Peace Prize?
Public faith in government and institutions are at a very low ebb.
Is ASEAN Really Worthy of a Nobel Peace Prize?
China and Norway: Unpacking the Deal
December 25, 2016
China and Norway: Unpacking the Deal
The normalization of China-Norway ties is the result of years of quiet diplomacy.
China and Norway: Unpacking the Deal
No, 'China' Did Not Just Give a Peace Prize to Mugabe
October 24, 2015
No, 'China' Did Not Just Give a Peace Prize to Mugabe
Despite appearances, the Confucius Peace Prize is not an outcome of Chinese government policy.
No, 'China' Did Not Just Give a Peace Prize to Mugabe
Chinese Activists Cut Across Indochina in Search of Asylum
January 30, 2015
Chinese Activists Cut Across Indochina in Search of Asylum
The couple have spent three months trekking through China, Vietnam and Cambodia.
Chinese Activists Cut Across Indochina in Search of Asylum
Time to Reinterpret Nobel Peace Prize Criteria
October 18, 2014
Time to Reinterpret Nobel Peace Prize Criteria
In the modern world, there is reason to expand the interpretation of what the prize represents.
Time to Reinterpret Nobel Peace Prize Criteria
South Asia’s Peace Heroes
October 11, 2014
South Asia’s Peace Heroes
Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai and India’s Kailash Satyarthi share the Nobel Peace Prize.
South Asia’s Peace Heroes
In 2014, Another Empty Nobel Peace Prize
October 11, 2014
In 2014, Another Empty Nobel Peace Prize
An Indian and Pakistani share a Nobel Peace Prize seemingly awarded in order to make a political statement.
In 2014, Another Empty Nobel Peace Prize
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
July 06, 2014
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
The Philippine president has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Not everybody is happy about it.
Aquino: The First Filipino Nobel Laureate?
Soul or Salmon? Norway’s Chinese Dilemma
May 09, 2014
Soul or Salmon? Norway’s Chinese Dilemma
Since awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to a Chinese dissident, Norway’s relations with China have been…frosty.
Soul or Salmon? Norway’s Chinese Dilemma
Article 9 of Japan's Constitution: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Material?
April 25, 2014
Article 9 of Japan's Constitution: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Material?
One civil society group in Japan is campaigning to have Article 9 of the Constitution win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Article 9 of Japan's Constitution: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Material?
Suu Kyi Lectures Singapore on Materialism
October 03, 2013
Suu Kyi Lectures Singapore on Materialism
Aung San Suu Kyi has suggested that Singapore could learn some soft lessons from her native Myanmar.
Suu Kyi Lectures Singapore on Materialism
Dennis Rodman Wants Nobel Peace Prize for DPRK Diplomacy
July 03, 2013
Dennis Rodman Wants Nobel Peace Prize for DPRK Diplomacy
The former NBA star thinks he should be a top contender for the Nobel prize.
Dennis Rodman Wants Nobel Peace Prize for DPRK Diplomacy
Thein Sein: Nobel Laureate?
October 09, 2012
Thein Sein: Nobel Laureate?
Burma’s President is rumored to be a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize. If history is a guide, its not as crazy as it may sound.
Thein Sein: Nobel Laureate?
The Confucius Peace Prize
December 21, 2010
The Confucius Peace Prize
The Confucius Peace Prize was more about patriotic opportunism than an official response to the Nobel Prize.
The Confucius Peace Prize
China Foreign Policy Shift?
December 16, 2010
China Foreign Policy Shift?
Will China tone down its more assertive foreign policy? Straws in the wind suggest that it might.
China Foreign Policy Shift?
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