Japan’s defence ministry claims the program, which includes combat training, will inspire change from within. That’s not going to happen.
Xi Jinping’s tenure has been marked by harsh crackdowns on human rights activism.
Human Rights Abuses Will Taint the Olympics and the World Cup. It’s Time to End ‘Sportswashing’ Now.
By suspending tournaments in China over treatment of Peng Shuai, the WTA placed rights over profits. How will the International Olympic Committee react?
Despite its official condemnation of the coup, Japan continues to move towards normalizing ties with the junta
How a Public Good Became a Tool of Personal Power
Israel, Like China, Has Weaponized Surveillance Technology to Suppress Peaceful Dissent
Hearing on Techno-Authoritarianism: Platform for Repression in China and Abroad
Still Major Emitter Despite Coal Phase Out Announcements
Demand — for lumber, meat, soybeans, and other goods — is driving deforestation around the world. And China is a major customer.
A ChinaFile Conversation
Myanmar’s Coup Built on Years of Failed Accountability
Empowered Workers Would Be a Threat to the Chinese Communist Party
Opinion: The Chinese have long faced state secrecy and stonewalling. Now the world is seeing that with Covid-19.
August 25 is Observed as ‘Genocide Remembrance Day,’ but It Is Not Just the Story of a Single Day
Brave activists in Myanmar are still resisting the coup -- at great cost. An international campaign to ban arms sales and target gas sales could help.
However China Frames its Population Policy, Birth Limits Fundamentally Infringe on Women’s Reproductive Rights
But the International Community Should Do Much More to Ensure that the Refugees Can Safely Return to Myanmar