Posts Tagged: China
An Asian spring may be next.
South Korea is on the verge of political change, and the anti-base movement in Jeju is a key part of the shift.
Australia is rapidly re-posturing in the face of a militarized East Asia.
China is emerging as the leading economic force in Burma, and the Burmese are starting to get uncomfortable.
Is a superpower confrontation over the Falkland islands a real possibility?
By clinging to a paternalistic attitude and an antiquated Washington Consensus, the United States has opened up space for a broad Chinese role in Africa.
APEC's leaders are pushing more of the same in the Pacific -- but civil society is pushing back.
The Chinese economy continues to grow at a fast pace. But signs of distress lurk just below the surface.
APEC's record of irrelevance is rivaled by few other international forums.
The United States has failed in its policies to punish, isolate, and otherwise push North Korea toward collapse. Perhaps it should try engagement instead.