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The Problem With the Pivot, Part 2
December 17, 2016
The Problem With the Pivot, Part 2
"The pivot to Asia is a pivot to conflict with China."
The Problem With the Pivot, Part 2
The Problem With the Pivot: Part 1
December 16, 2016
The Problem With the Pivot: Part 1
A critical look at Kurt Campbell's historical case for the U.S. pivot to Asia.
The Problem With the Pivot: Part 1
Where Is Duterte’s Foreign Policy Going? A Chinese Perspective
October 25, 2016
Where Is Duterte’s Foreign Policy Going? A Chinese Perspective
Duterte is a skillful realist and knows how to appropriately balance between China and the United States.
Where Is Duterte’s Foreign Policy Going? A Chinese Perspective
US-China Relations: The Long View
August 24, 2016
US-China Relations: The Long View
Insights from Ambassador J. Stapleton Roy
US-China Relations: The Long View
The Pivot to Asia: Sustainment or Appeasement?
August 24, 2016
The Pivot to Asia: Sustainment or Appeasement?
A new recommended outline for U.S. Asia policy comes dangerously close to simply ceding U.S. interests in the region.
The Pivot to Asia: Sustainment or Appeasement?
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
May 29, 2016
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
Insights from John Melkon
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
How Trump Is Already Damaging US Alliances
May 20, 2016
How Trump Is Already Damaging US Alliances
Trumping up reassurance in East Asia alliance management.
How Trump Is Already Damaging US Alliances
Trump Vs. Clinton: Who Should India Root For?
May 05, 2016
Trump Vs. Clinton: Who Should India Root For?
"Washington will want to woo New Delhi, no matter who moves into the White House."
Trump Vs. Clinton: Who Should India Root For?
Why A Trump Presidency Would Be Bad For Asia
April 07, 2016
Why A Trump Presidency Would Be Bad For Asia
Donald Trump's foreign policy would have negative repercussions for the Asia-Pacific region.
Why A Trump Presidency Would Be Bad For Asia
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
November 10, 2015
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
Reports suggest a key Supreme Court ruling may be declared sooner than anticipated.
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
The US and China: Actions and Reactions
November 07, 2015
The US and China: Actions and Reactions
Both countries are guilt of contradictory actions -- and of being deliberately provocative.
The US and China: Actions and Reactions
Is This China’s Eurasian Century?
October 10, 2015
Is This China’s Eurasian Century?
China's response to the U.S. pivot to Asia -- a "march west" -- faces serious hurdles.
Is This China’s Eurasian Century?
The Missing Piece of US-China Relations: Trust
September 15, 2015
The Missing Piece of US-China Relations: Trust
"U.S. antipathy to China is rooted in angst about its rise and the prospect of American decline."
The Missing Piece of US-China Relations: Trust
Do Asians Back the US Pivot More than Americans?
June 25, 2015
Do Asians Back the US Pivot More than Americans?
Though a new survey suggests this is the case, a closer look reveals a more complex picture.
Do Asians Back the US Pivot More than Americans?
The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is No Aircraft Carrier
April 20, 2015
The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is No Aircraft Carrier
Framing the Trans-Pacific Partnership as an urgent issue for U.S. national security is frankly unproductive.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is No Aircraft Carrier
Douglas MacArthur and the Pivot to Asia
February 22, 2015
Douglas MacArthur and the Pivot to Asia
The controversial general would have applauded the U.S. commitment to the Asia-Pacific.
Douglas MacArthur and the Pivot to Asia
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