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Democracy and Human Rights in the Context of the Asia Rebalance

  • Fri, 03/22/2013 - 23:34

Testimony of Daniel Baer, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor

The Internet in China

  • Fri, 03/15/2013 - 11:21

The Chinese Communist Party runs one of the world’s biggest digital empires, if not the biggest. In the Middle Kingdom, all Internet access is owned by the state, which is usually another way of saying the Party.

In Central Asia, China Casts a Long Shadow

  • Wed, 03/06/2013 - 11:25

Along its western border, China's influence is only beginning to grow.

Revanchist China

  • Mon, 02/25/2013 - 19:38

In a speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC, on February 22, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe informed the audience of officials, experts, and journalists that Japan is “back” and will not stand down in its ongoing sovereignty dispute with China over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.

China's Online Thieves

  • Tue, 02/19/2013 - 23:04

Beijing's cyberattacks are a major problem for the world economy.

Westward Ho!

  • Mon, 02/11/2013 - 20:31

As America pivots east, China marches in the other direction.

Is China Playing With American Fire?

  • Fri, 02/08/2013 - 22:32

China and the United States have mutual economic interests and a common global agenda in many areas.

CHINA: Should religious freedom be a "core interest"?

  • Thu, 02/07/2013 - 19:35

Why does the Chinese state adopt measures that result in freedom of religion and belief violations?

China's Iron Silk Road

  • Wed, 02/06/2013 - 19:47

As US and NATO forces pull out of Afghanistan, China is moving in with investment and diplomatic capital.

Human Rights Watch World Report 2013 - China

  • Fri, 02/01/2013 - 00:00

China’s new leadership, consisting of the Communist Party’s seven permanent standing committee members, assumed power at the 18th Party Congress in November, ending the decade-long leadership of Hu Jintao and Wen Jiabao.