Twelve months into Trump’s presidency, America is more isolated and less safe.
Reform of the Taiwanese fishing sector will strengthen bilateral ties between Taipei and Washington and enhance global perceptions of Taiwanese democracy.
The erosion of American leadership under President Trump is opening opportunities for China to expand its global influence—and the United States and Europe need to wake up to the threat.
As President Trump continues to send threatening tweets aimed at North Korea’s leader, he jeopardizes the lives of millions of people who fall within the zone of a possible nuclear attack.
The United States must take immediate action to de-escalate tensions.
North Korea is not the only issue the president will have to address on his trip to Asia.
Behind its stage-managed united front, the Chinese Communist Party is gearing up to confront a new wave of challenges.
Overlooking some of Pyongyang’s biggest weak spots and allowing Beijing to pretend it doesn’t own the North Korea problem undermines U.S. efforts to address the North Korean threat.
Instead of bluster about war, the Trump administration needs a deliberate and carefully considered strategy to confront the North Korean threat.
President Trump’s support for a president who is a self-proclaimed murderer may stem in part from concern for his projects in Manila.
Trump’s concern for his businesses in Indonesia may be pushing him to support several Indonesian politicians who are taking that country—and America’s interests—down a dangerous path.
As nuclear tensions with North Korea continue to escalate, Trump faces considerable conflicts of interest in South Korea.
While official ties remain stable, President Trump is damaging long-term U.S. interests in Southeast Asia’s major Muslim-majority nations.
China’s new coal-fired power plants are cleaner than ours—and stronger on climate change.
This research note outlines the availability of and differences among U.S. and Chinese coal-fired power data and the methodologies used to compare data from both countries.