China

Is the Islamic State Actually a State? No, But Letting It Say So Is Dangerous.
June 08, 2015

Most of the focus has been on whether the Islamic State lives up to the first half of its name.

One Reason Obama Might Open the Arctic to Drilling: China
May 11, 2015

Obama says he cares about climate change but he's opening a new region to drilling.

China's Version of "An Inconvenient Truth" Went Viral. Now the Government Is Cracking Down.
March 02, 2015

The documentary criticizes the country's air pollution.

China's Educational Success Is Taking a Toll on Students
January 16, 2015

They take breaks for eye massages to reduce eye strain.

China Is Using 'Charlie Hebdo' to Justify Its Own Crackdown on Free Speech
January 15, 2015

“The world is diverse and there should be limits on press freedom.”

If You're Bored by the Hong Kong Crackdown, the Chinese Government Is Winning
December 11, 2014

The frightening consequences of quiet authoritarianism.

As the British Empire Was Falling Apart, Gandhi Gave This Advice to the Rest of Asia
December 09, 2014

Leaders from all over Asia came, and they came up with a list of ten goals for the continent.

Obama Is Having a Really Good Week for a Lame Duck President
November 13, 2014

Deadly diseases outbreak under control? Check. Historic climate treaty with world's biggest polluter? Check.

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