Asia

The Triumph of Asian-Americans
July 15, 1985

David A. Bell: How one group of immigrants found its place in America.

Last Chance for the Philippines
April 08, 1985

The script is painfully familiar: a vain and increasingly isolated leader, an ineffectual and autocratic regime, a people plagued by poverty and deprived of democracy, a Communist movement mounting a potent political and military challenge. This time the scene is the Philippines. where the ghosts of Chiang Kai-shek, Fulgencio Batista, Ngo Dinh Diem, Nguyen Van Thieu, and Anastasio Somoza haunt the Malacanang Palace of Ferdinand Marcos. The 10,000 to 20,000 peasant guerrillas of the Communist New People’s Army are not yet in a position to take over Manila.

Open the Door
March 31, 1985

Chuck Lane: The case for embracing immigration.

Mission to China
March 04, 1972

From the Editors: February marks the thirty-eighth anniversary of President Nixon’s landmark visit to Beijing, and, back in 1972, TNR was one of the few media outlets able to get a first-hand report from the trip. John Osborne’s report, “Mission to China,” provided a snapshot of a country far removed from the modern economic power it is today. “China, feared though it has been and mightier now than it has ever been before, is still a poor country and, in the scales of world power, a weak country,” Osborne wrote.

The Alternatives to Communism
June 24, 1970

Is exporting democracy the way to stop totalitarian dictators?

Vietnam: Study in Ironies
June 24, 1970

Why America is losing its way in Southeast Asia.

Reinhold Niebuhr Discusses the War in Vietnam
and
January 01, 1970

A conversation with The New Republic.

The Ends and Means of Ayn Rand
April 23, 1961

Rosenbloom: Taking her philosophy seriously.

Pages