Regions / Asia & Pacific
Fighting corruption is a proven means to reduce inequality. But the issue has often been co-opted by elites looking to do just the opposite.
Despite its peace constitution, Japan boasts one of the largest militaries in the world.
Without disarmament our nuclear nightmares may become realities -- but there is still time to avoid disaster.
Controlling the South China Sea enables Beijing to project power into the Indian Ocean.
What country failed to reveal a massive amount of plutonium to the International Atomic Energy Agency?
A growing global movement is ensuring that if the Japanese government won't hold itself to account for its crimes against women, then history will.
The crisis of capitalism isn't just about the gap between rich and poor. It's about the gap between what’s demanded by our planet and what’s demanded by our economy.
The prosperous Chinese region of Macau is gambling away its future on the gaming industry—which may be exactly what Beijing wants.
A little-known, 41-year-old U.S. law has erected an enduring barrier to comprehensive post-rape care for women.
Chagossian soccer players hope to leverage the World Cup into passage home to the Chagos islands, from which they were evicted by the U.S. and British.