Pivoting Toward the South China Sea?

The United States has a keen interest in the South China Sea standoff, but it should tread lightly.

Shifting Winds in the South China Sea

As global warming takes its toll on the South China Sea, an already tense political climate could become more perilous.

Scotland Rallies Anew Around Cries for Secession

The trumpets of Scottish independence are sounding again in Scottish Parliament.

Review: The United States of Fear

The United States is not heading toward a soft landing, according to a grim account of U.S. foreign policy follies.

Australia Remilitarizes

Australia is rapidly re-posturing in the face of a militarized East Asia.

Israel’s Quiet War with Iran

The question is not whether Israel will attack Iran — it already has.

The Irish Election: From Paramilitary to Presidential Nominee

Martin McGuiness, now running for the presidency in the Republic of Ireland, is an admitted former member of the IRA.