Commentary

Human rights must be at the center of U.S.-China policy

  • Mon, 05/07/2012 - 22:02

Obama administration must make the relationship about more than trade and military security

Don’t Believe China’s Promises

  • Sat, 05/05/2012 - 09:59

Few people understand the predicament of Chen Guangcheng, the blind human rights activist who sought and then gave up

Engagement with China is the best path to human rights

  • Sat, 05/05/2012 - 09:55

THE STRENGTHENING of economic ties and security cooperation with China, the world’s second-largest economic and military power, is an essential objective of US foreign policy.

Why America Must Save Chen Guangcheng

  • Mon, 04/30/2012 - 23:01

Now is one of those times when the United States must live up to its ideals.

Guantánamo: Who Are The Two Uighurs Freed In El Salvador, And Why Are 87 Men Cleared For Release Still Held?

  • Thu, 04/26/2012 - 21:13

With no fanfare — just an announcement on its website — the Pentagon informed the world on Thursday that two Uighur prisoners at Guantánamo

A princeling's fall in China

  • Thu, 04/26/2012 - 21:01

The scandal surrounding politician Bo Xilai and the death of a British citizen could have the unintended consequence of bringing reforms.

A Turkish Primer on Engaging Beijing

  • Thu, 04/19/2012 - 00:00

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to China last week was bound to be notable, since this was the first visit by a Turkish head of government in 27 years.

Greens right to publicly highlight human rights abuses in China

  • Tue, 04/17/2012 - 00:00

A visit to New Zealand by China’s fourth-ranked leader is welcomed by the Green Party with demands that the Government put human rights abuses firmly on the agenda in meetings.

Signs of a New Tiananmen in China

  • Fri, 04/13/2012 - 00:00

Pervasive corruption, lawlessness among the ruling elites, and a sense of a loss of direction permeating all levels of Chinese society. The conditions for another Tiananmen may be there.

Erdogan Visits Xinjiang

  • Fri, 04/13/2012 - 00:00

On April 8, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Xinjiang (East Turkestan), the ethnically Uyghur and Muslim region controlled by China.

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