Regions / Asia & Pacific
The Mike Daisey saga has shown that melodrama and sentimental fiction cannot alone change the world, but they have a place in progressive politics.
Until recently, India and the United States have scratched each other's backs.
She may be biding her time, but Aung San Suu Kyi has yet to forcefully advocate for them.
For several decades following the Vietnam War U.S. leaders were obsessed with viewing military campaigns through the Vietnam prism, however, the war in Afghanistan indicates that the Obama Administration did not learn the correct lessons from Vietnam and our government no longer views U.S. foreign policy from the perspective of the Vietnam syndrome anymore.
Why the big fuss over North Korea's satellite launch?
Washington should modulate its response to North Korea's failed rocket launch to avoid inciting another provocative action.
Gareth Evans felt a Responsibility to Protect his checkered record.
President Thein Sein has a long way to go to win the trust of the West, as well as his own people.
As North Korea's launch date for its satellite approaches, the international community has responded with threats and by distancing themselves from Pyongyang. However, a far better solution could be reached from the international community working towards closer relations with North Korea.
Amid slowing growth and an awakening population, can China avoid the scorpion's sting of capitalism much longer?