China is experimenting with "soft power" approaches to its restive minority populations, but brute force remains an omnipresent threat.
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A thousand poles are blooming as new international blocs like the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the BRICS Development Bank emerge to challenge Western economic and military hegemony.
In the wake of the Kunming attack, experts expect the Chinese government to crack down hard on Uighurs and anyone sympathetic to them.
The Chinese government attempts to tie unrest in Xinjiang with groups affiliated with Al Qaeda.
The United States is still the big dog on the block, columnist Conn Hallinan argues, but it can no longer just bark to get its way.