- Mon, 10/19/2015 - 21:03
President Xi Jinping will enjoy the pomp of a state visit this week, but our obsession with the country is misguided
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:09
Britain’s quest to become Beijing’s ‘best partner’ has required sacrifices of moral principle.
- Thu, 09/24/2015 - 17:33
This week’s visit to Seattle , the District and New York by Xi Jinping , widely viewed as China’s strongest dictator since Mao Zedong, will give Americans another occasion to take his measure and ponder the many dilemmas of Sino-American relations.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:46
This week our building will showcase China’s growing crackdown on religion, the press and human rights.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:39
The Chinese government is tightening its stranglehold on dissent as it tries to steady its swooning currency and economy.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:30
Canceling this week’s state dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping or downgrading it to a burger-and-fries get-together, as some Republican presidential candidates proposed, would have been foolish.
- Mon, 09/14/2015 - 19:24
BY ISABEL LARROCA
9/12/15 AT 1:37 PM
- Tue, 09/08/2015 - 12:51
Now, it’s personal. Until last week the world’s migrant crisis was abstract, a procession of humanity as statistics. The 59.5 million people forcibly displaced by the end of last year, two-thirds of them uprooted from home within their own country.
- Mon, 08/24/2015 - 19:25
THE CHINESE government has sent covert law enforcement agents to the United States to intimidate expatriates into returning to China, the New York Times recently reported.
- Fri, 07/17/2015 - 13:57
It’s known by the evocative term “refoulement” — the returning of refugees to the country whence they have escaped to avoid persecution that can involve violence, torture imprisonment and even death.