March 02, 2016
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
By Col. Robert Spalding
If the U.S. wants to keep its soft power edge over China, Apple needs to win.
November 13, 2015
The Far-Reaching Consequences of China's South China Sea Island-Building
By Matthew Nichols
It's time for the world to stop underestimating the severity of environmental damage in the South China Sea.
October 30, 2015
Interview: Joseph Nye
By Emanuel Pastreich
“The U.S. and China are deeply entangled, and that state is largely a good thing.”
July 22, 2015
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
By Anthony Fensom
The Asia-Pacific may be racing ahead economically, but it still lags the West in soft power, according to new research.
July 08, 2015
China's Confucius Institutes and the Soft War
By David Volodzko
With the closing of Confucius Institutes, China may be heading for a "soft power" war with the West.
June 09, 2015
The Rise of China’s New Soft Power
By Dingding Chen
This time it is not the Confucius Institute; it is China’s new type of think tanks.
June 03, 2015
After 3 Year Ban, Japanese Film Tops China's Box Office
By Shannon Tiezzi
The latest Doraemon film is setting records in China.
May 29, 2015
India’s Soft Power Potential
By Sudha Ramachandran
The country has plenty, but it will need a more strategic approach to harness it.
May 13, 2015
Must the United States Fight China?
By Walter C. Clemens, Jr.
Neither country “should act on the self-fulfilling expectation that conflict between them is inevitable.”
March 31, 2015
Sun Tzu and the Art of Soft Power?
By Leon Whyte
China (and others) are increasingly referencing Sun Tzu as a source of soft power.
January 09, 2015
Russia’s Waning Soft Power in Central Asia
By Stephen Blank
The Russian language is fading in the region, and there seems little Moscow can do about it.
October 22, 2014
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
By James R. Holmes
Like American politicians, the U.S. Navy needs to woo the American electorate to retain public support.