In what ways did Asia dominate the world 1,000 years ago?
What does the story of China’s Summer Palace reveal about the country’s attitude toward the West?
How did Putin — like his predecessor Catherine the Great — turn Russia’s gaze inward rather than westward?
Can China’s future actions as a world power be predicted by a close look at its previous Golden Age?
Why has the West yet to recognize the cultural rejuvenation taking place in the Islamic world?
Why are Western-style coffee shops causing a stir across Asia?
Turkey is at a crossroads of integration with Europe and fundamentalist Islam. Which way will it turn?
Why should the United States strive to successfully introduce democracy all over the Middle East?