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Are the United States and China Really Entering a ‘New Cold War’?
October 18, 2018
Are the United States and China Really Entering a ‘New Cold War’?
Is the Trump administration kicking off a protracted era of U.S.-China confrontation?
Are the United States and China Really Entering a ‘New Cold War’?
China’s Cultural Genocide and the Conscience of Nations
October 16, 2018
China’s Cultural Genocide and the Conscience of Nations
As China does its worst, the world must uphold the best.
China’s Cultural Genocide and the Conscience of Nations
What Does 'Competition' Between the United States and China Really Mean?
October 08, 2018
What Does 'Competition' Between the United States and China Really Mean?
Many of Mike Pence's grievances with China were valid, but competition alone is not a strategy.
What Does 'Competition' Between the United States and China Really Mean?
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
August 17, 2018
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
The CCP wants to forge a strong nation by ruthlessly eliminating differences of culture, religion and ethnicity.
The Dark Side of the China Dream: Erasing Ethnic Identity
Xinjiang and the Stability Paradox
August 16, 2018
Xinjiang and the Stability Paradox
China's crackdown in Xinjiang might be more about impressing the Han than responding to a Uyghur threat.
Xinjiang and the Stability Paradox
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
September 17, 2017
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
Is China's tone on Pakistan starting to change?
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
December 02, 2016
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
Every country agrees terrorism is a threat. So why is it so hard to get states to work together?
Why Is Counterterrorism Cooperation So Difficult?
Tibet, Xinjiang, and China’s Strong State Complex
July 28, 2016
Tibet, Xinjiang, and China’s Strong State Complex
China's refusal to change its ethnic policy reflects a historical mindset.
Tibet, Xinjiang, and China’s Strong State Complex
The Dolkun Isa Visa Affair: India Mishandles China, Once Again
April 28, 2016
The Dolkun Isa Visa Affair: India Mishandles China, Once Again
India's bungled handling of Dolkun Isa's visa will have long-term ramifications for Delhi's China policy.
The Dolkun Isa Visa Affair: India Mishandles China, Once Again
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
November 27, 2015
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
Plus, China vs. ISIS, Chabahar port, and the "Shadow Cold War." Friday links.
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
The Obama-Xi State Visit: Any Room for Human Rights?
September 23, 2015
The Obama-Xi State Visit: Any Room for Human Rights?
The agenda is packed, but human rights issues are likely to get short shrift.
The Obama-Xi State Visit: Any Room for Human Rights?
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
August 31, 2015
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Two of the suspects are foreigners, believed to be Turkish.
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
August 28, 2015
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
Uyghurs have become a thorny issue for Thailand and other Southeast Asian nations in their relations with China.
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
A Second Look at the Bangkok Blast
August 25, 2015
A Second Look at the Bangkok Blast
As the Thai police struggle to find new leads in the case, speculation about the perpetrators has been rampant.
A Second Look at the Bangkok Blast
Why Thailand Returned the Uyghurs
August 05, 2015
Why Thailand Returned the Uyghurs
The move, condemned by the UN, reflects an increasing alignment.
Why Thailand Returned the Uyghurs
Uyghur Terrorism: A Misnomer?
July 28, 2015
Uyghur Terrorism: A Misnomer?
Conflating domestic protest with international terrorism is unhelpful.
Uyghur Terrorism: A Misnomer?
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