Editors' Pick

History is taking a fantastic step backwards by building the ruins of the future. Once again, wildfires are burning across California, sparked by the dumping of burning trash into dry grass. While the catastrophic news of Amazon fires is still fresh and raging, California is ripe for another explosive fire...

California Fires: The Remorseless Revenge of History – A Paradise Lost

History is taking a fantastic step backwards by building the ruins of the future. Once again, wildfires are burning across California, sparked by the dumping...

The Dependency Model: United States and the Gulf

The foregone conclusion of the United States reliance on its allies in the West Asian region is on resurgence. But the alliance network does...

Why Trump’s Legacy and America’s Future in the Region Hinges on...

The crisis in Hong Kong may not be receiving the full attention of the Trump administration with their focus on trade negotiations, immigration, Iran,...
Migration is a common phenomenon which has increased in the last few years. People have migrated from one place to another from the very beginning of human evolution. As per the UNHCR, “The Asia and Pacific region is home to 7.7 million people of concern. They include 3.5 million...
Malaysia provides a lesson to countries in Asia and beyond about how seemingly timeless dominance of power can instantly disappear when the popular will is exercised. The Barisan Nasional coalition held uninterrupted power in Malaysia for six decades. Its defeat at the hands of the Alliance of Hope coalition led...
Myanmar’s State Counselor, Aung San Suu Kyi (the de facto leader of the ruling National League For Democracy government), while delivering a Keynote speech at the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (held along side the ASEAN Summit) in November 2018, pitched for greater investments from ASEAN countries. During her her address...
The violent crackdown against pro-democracy protestors in Hong Kong is a tragedy in its own right and a warning of the dangers that await Cambodia unless it returns to the path of peaceful democracy. As part of the ongoing anti-democratic crackdown in Hong Kong, a mob of men on July...