December 03, 2021
WTA Pulls Its Tournaments From China Over Concerns for Peng Shuai
By Howard Fendrich
The Women’s Tennis Association said it would not conduct business in China until it was satisfied that Peng was “truly safe and free” and her accusation of sexual assault was being investigated.
November 19, 2021
Doubts Over Email Raise Concerns for Peng Shuai’s Safety
By Huizhong Wu
The Chinese tennis star has not been seen in public since she posted accusations of sexual assault against a top CCP official.
November 06, 2021
Tennis and Politics Intertwine in China’s Highest-Profile #MeToo Case to Date
By Lizzi C. Lee
Peng Shuai’s stunning accusation of sexual assault should be situated within a larger context where tennis can be a vehicle for politics – exposing athletes to the possibility of exploitation.
November 03, 2021
Chinese Tennis Star Accuses Former Top Official of Sexual Assault
By Shannon Tiezzi
Peng Shuai's post broke new ground for the #MeToo movement in China: directly implicating a high-ranking CCP official.
October 17, 2017
Ahead of Party Congress, Keep an Eye on China’s Leading Groups
By Tristan Kenderdine
What will China's leadership reshuffle mean for economic policy?
June 11, 2016
China’s Vice Premier Promotes Silk Road Economic Belt on 4-Country Tour
By Peter Bittner
Zhang Gaoli sought to drum up interest in the ambitious trade and infrastructure network in the Caucasus.
September 27, 2014
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
By Nadezhda Filimonova and Svetlana Krivokhizh
Russia’s need for new partners is opening the door for China in the Arctic.
September 24, 2014
What Did China Have to Offer at UN Climate Summit 2014?
By Shannon Tiezzi
The UN Climate Summit shows little has changed in China's thinking on climate change.