Regions / Asia & Pacific
Disaster relief has increasingly become part of the justification for increased U.S. troop deployments in the Asia-Pacific region.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Major Indian publisher capitulates to right-wing Hindu group.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
As the human rights situation in the Philippines has deteriorated, U.S. military aid has ramped up.
Samuel Huntington wrote: “In the emerging world of ethnic conflict and civilizational clash, Western belief in the universality of the Western culture suffers three problems: it is false; it is immoral; and it is dangerous.”
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.
Under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s chauvinistic surge has inflicted unmistakable damage on its national brand image.
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.