Tag Archives: Asia

11 Facts on Indonesia in the Global Economy

How much clout does Indonesia have in today’s global economy?

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Japan: A Polite Nation’s Dark Underbelly

A poor record on human rights hurts democracy in Japan.

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The Failure of Islam to Reform

Only Islam can extricate itself from the failures in its history.

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Kazakhstan: the People Behind the Plans

People from all across Central Asia head to Astana, Kazakhstan to earn a living.

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Asia: the Challenge to Turn Enmity into Amity

Risks of unresolved territorial conflict threaten peace in Asia.

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11 Reasons the Mekong River Could Spark Asia’s First Water War

China dams the Mekong, threatening other nations’ peace and livelihood

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Dazzling Singapore’s Deep Contradictions

The clean veneer surrounding Singapore starts to show cracks.

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Will China be Able to Curb Adolescent Suicide?

Suicides rates soar in the face of China’s transformation. What can China do to reverse the trend?

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WWI and the United States: Woodrow Wilson’s Wisdom or Folly?

Would Europe have become a better place faster if the United States had not intervened in World War I?

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Travelogue: Singapore Utopia

The upright and welcoming jewel of Southeast Asia.

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