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How to End the Internet Shutdown in Kashmir
December 14, 2019

How to End the Internet Shutdown in Kashmir

By Ishfaq Majid and Shazia Kouser
There are less-restrictive alternatives that could still fulfill the government’s aims.

The Americans Are Coming? Washington’s China Pushback and Its Uncertainties
December 13, 2019

The Americans Are Coming? Washington’s China Pushback and Its Uncertainties

By Jin Kai
The U.S. has been moving toward a “whole-of-government” approach to counter China for years, but the ultimate impact remains uncertain.
Trump’s War on the World Trade Organization
December 12, 2019

Trump’s War on the World Trade Organization

By Farah N. Jan and Megan Phansalkar
The international trading order is weakening as a result of U.S. actions.

Hong Kong’s Protests: Look Beyond Tiananmen 2.0
December 06, 2019

Hong Kong’s Protests: Look Beyond Tiananmen 2.0

By Victoria Tin-bor Hui
A fuller understanding of the two episodes suggests that the protests today have moved beyond any kind of sequel to the events of 1989.

Time for Taiwan to Scrap the Indigenous Diesel Submarine
November 30, 2019

Time for Taiwan to Scrap the Indigenous Diesel Submarine

By Michael A. Hunzeker and Joseph Petrucelli
The stakes are too high for Taiwan to waste money on outdated programs.

Another Day, Another Forced Confession on Chinese Television
November 28, 2019

Another Day, Another Forced Confession on Chinese Television

By Peter Humphrey
Simon Cheng’s TV “confession” reveals the truth about China’s coercive legal system.

It’s Time for Tajikistan to Become a Startup Nation
November 27, 2019

It’s Time for Tajikistan to Become a Startup Nation

By Ilhom Aliyev
For Tajikistan to fulfill its potential it must develop its human capital, boost access to financing, and tap into international networks.
Internet Freedom in Asia Hits Unprecedented Low
November 26, 2019

Internet Freedom in Asia Hits Unprecedented Low

By Allie Funk
The year 2019 was the worst for internet freedom in Asia in nearly a decade, and a worrisome omen for 2020.

Hong Kong Just Sent Beijing a Clear Signal. Will Anyone Listen?
November 25, 2019

Hong Kong Just Sent Beijing a Clear Signal. Will Anyone Listen?

By Benedict Rogers
The pro-democrats' landslide victory in district elections could prove a turning point for the city.

NYT Exposé Should Be the Tipping Point on China’s Abuse of Uyghurs
November 23, 2019

NYT Exposé Should Be the Tipping Point on China’s Abuse of Uyghurs

By Omer Kanat
The international community no longer has an excuse to stay silent. It must act.

Countering China’s Forced Confessions
November 23, 2019

Countering China’s Forced Confessions

By Peter Humphrey
Peter Humphrey was a victim of China’s practice of airing forced confessions on state television – and he’s fighting back.
Ensuring Equality in the Asian Century
November 22, 2019

Ensuring Equality in the Asian Century

By Rajendra Kumar Acharya
Unions will play a key role in ensuring workers aren't left behind as Asian growth surges forward.

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