- Thu, 09/08/2016 - 20:24
The gulf between Canada and China on human rights is vast. This isn’t something that normally needs pointing out, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, insisting he put the boots to the Chinese government over rights during his visit, seems confused.
- Fri, 09/02/2016 - 19:39
Washington, Brussels, and others have plenty of leverage over Beijing. Now they just have to use it.
- Fri, 07/29/2016 - 19:02
Two years ago, I was invited by the American Bar Association to prepare a manuscript for a book to be titled “Darkness Before Dawn.”
- Tue, 07/05/2016 - 19:31
THERE is some controversy surrounding reports that the Chinese government enforces strictures upon those who observe Islamic rituals, especially during the month of Ramazan, in Xinjiang, a region with a Uighur Muslim majority.
- Tue, 06/07/2016 - 21:29
Muslims are left with little to celebrate under Beijing’s repression.
- Mon, 06/06/2016 - 21:05
Some 70 detainees are on a hunger strike fearing the threat of being sent to Beijing; the Prayut govt must not repeat its previous mistake
- Mon, 04/04/2016 - 20:10
It is heartening to learn that authorities in China’s western region of Xinjiang have begun a campaign to promote ethnic unity.
- Tue, 02/09/2016 - 17:05
What is terrorism? I long ago grew bored with this perennial semantic dispute. The arguments never change and they never change anyone’s mind.
- Thu, 01/14/2016 - 19:32
Francis Fukuyama says the US and other governments in the West must offer alternatives to China’s massive ‘One Belt, One Road’ Eurasian infrastructure initiative