Tag Archives: Asia

Duterte: The Making of a Philippines President

What can be expected of a prizefighter-turned-death-squad-mayor in the country’s top job?

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Rising Asia: Uneven Journey, Promising Future

Young Asians may not be wiser than older generations, but we share a more peace-oriented consensus.

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What Asia Should Learn From Trump’s Rise

Trump’s ability to tap into the fears of those who feel marginalized is hardly unique to the United States.

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North Korea: China’s Tar Baby

Why does Beijing prop up an unhelpful ally regime that could spark a major war?

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Space Junk: The Asia Factor

China’s 2007 test of an anti-satellite missile added nearly 3,000 fragments to the number of deadly or destructive items orbiting earth.

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Greater Asia: A China-Russia Entente?

Russia is rapidly aligning itself with new allies in the East, hoping to gain dominance in Eurasia.

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Today’s Asia and Europe’s Identity

What exactly is Europe’s identity in this new, globalized world?

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Keeping China In or Out? Beijing Vs. Washington on TPP

Global economic diplomacy gets more complicated as China plays its cards.

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Europe’s Path and the Great Global Convergence?

A continent in decline.

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Myanmar: Captain at the Helm

A young Myanmarese boy takes the helm of his father’s boat.

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