Commentary

How to Understand China's Foreign Policy

  • Tue, 04/23/2013 - 20:12

China can become a beacon for the world -- if it trades in its conservative foreign policy for one that emphasizes universal values.

Why America and China can’t trust each other

  • Tue, 04/23/2013 - 20:10

The release of China’s biennial defense white paper has been getting some press for its revelations about the People’s Liberation Army’s force structure.

China's internet - A giant cage

  • Wed, 04/10/2013 - 22:24

The internet was expected to help democratise China. Instead, it has enabled the authoritarian state to get a firmer grip, says Gady Epstein. But for how long?

On China’s State-Sponsored Amnesia

  • Mon, 04/01/2013 - 22:04

IN March 2012 I met Torbjorn Loden, the Swedish professor of Chinese language and culture, in Hong Kong.

The old regime and the revolution

  • Sun, 03/17/2013 - 20:30

Why some think China is approaching a political tipping point

Will Beijing step up in Central Asia?

  • Thu, 03/14/2013 - 00:00

China is spending billions of dollars in Central Asia, and is hoping for two things in return.

Chinese 'Hackers' Is a Misnomer. They're Spies

  • Wed, 03/13/2013 - 19:35

The U.S. is under cyber attack from a hostile regime. Forceful American digital counterattacks are in order.

Why should American grand strategy care about the Uighurs?

  • Mon, 03/11/2013 - 19:10

That was the question I posed to Rebiya Kadeer this week, who spoke to Duke and UNC students through the Duke Program in American Grand Strategy.

Arguing Genocide in Xinjiang (East Turkestan)

  • Fri, 03/08/2013 - 21:22

"The incidents in China are, simply put, genocide. There is no point in interpreting this otherwise;" this is how Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan labeled the Chinese authorities' policy towards citizens in Xinjiang during the July 5, 2009 escalations.

Foreign, domestic policy blur for Beijing

  • Thu, 02/28/2013 - 20:15

The annual National People's Congress sessions that always start around the the beginning of March usually checks and approves the government’s work.

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