China


A Eurasian Romance

Moscow loves Beijing. Beijing loves Moscow—for now. The two countries, the two leaders, the two systems, have a common cause—a strong dislike for what they…



Japanese Exceptionalism

Japan is a quiet place, at least from a geopolitical standpoint. It makes few political demands on other nations, and no military ones. Article 9…



The Korean Solution…

I have a solution to Korea. It is… No, I don’t think I will reveal it just yet. That would spoil the surprise, and besides,…


China at the Crossroads

China is at a political crossroads with a nuclear-tipped Mack truck driven by a suicidal North Korean juvenile threatening to plough into its side with…



Immigration Chaos

Last week, President Donald Trump temporarily blocked both “immigrants and nonimmigrants” from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. From the beginning of…


Taiwan and the Trump Card

For decades, the USA pretended it didn’t have a close relationship with Taiwan, and for decades China pretended not to notice that in fact it…