Regions / Asia & Pacific
Free trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership undermine democracy and sovereignty.
Violence against civilians is endemic in Indian Kashmir, where activists are fighting back against a culture of official impunity.
Darren Aronofsky’s film "Noah" sends a clear message: take care of the earth or the consequences will be fatal.
If Obama thought his short pass through Pacific would boost the much-vaunted U.S. “pivot” to Asia, he soon discovered that the world is not cooperating with his best-laid plans.
Unless every nation ramps down military spending and invests in clean energy, we’ll all lose the next big war over the fate of the Earth without even firing a shot.
When the public abandons voting and attempts to veto a policy or even an entire government.
By linking itself to Washington in its territorial disputes with China, the Philippines risks getting caught up in a superpower conflict.
We're in the middle of a sixth mass extinction, and this will be the first one—and possibly the last—we will witness as human beings.
Conn Hallinan remembers Carl Bloice—an FPIF columnist, longtime journalist, and lifetime advocate for the dispossessed.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.