Regions / Asia & Pacific
Australia is the capstone of a new, U.S.-constructed security perimeter in the Pacific. As columnist Conn Hallinan explains, the target of this containment strategy is China.
Are India and Pakistan heading toward war or peace? Noam Chomsky looks at nukes, Kashmir, and diaspora politics.
The recently signed free trade agreement marks the fourth time the United States has tried to remake the Korean economy. This time, the attempt may fail.
Villagers are resisting Korean steelmaker POSCO's project in India and hundreds of them are prepared to die rather than move.
The government and opposition are squaring off in Kyrgyzstan.
Vol. 2, No. 11
With its investments in Africa, China is going where no other investors dare. But, Akwe Amosu asks, will this investment lift all African boats or only the luxury yachts?
Globalization has joined the United States and China at the hip, argues Emanuel Pastreich. The resulting merger, based on greed and consumption, is having a monstrous impact on the world.
The military promised to rid Thailand of corruption. So far, all the coup leaders have done is rid the country of democracy.