Diplomacy has worked to defuse the nuclear conflict in Iran. It can work in North Korea as well. The world cannot risk a nuclear confrontation. more

Aug 10, 2017 7:38 AM Dispatches

On this 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, the remnants of the pro-democracy movement in China are hard to find. What began as a peaceful demonstration at Tiananmen Square in Beijing ended in a bloody massacre of students and c... more

Jun 4, 2014 1:58 PM Op-Eds

I will have more to say about tonight's 60 Minutes debacle. But for now, let me make three points. more

Dec 16, 2013 4:47 PM Dispatches

China won't be able to solve its environmental crisis until it respects human rights. more

Oct 23, 2013 5:11 PM Op-Eds

Edward Snowden may have to count on the people of Hong Kong to save him from being extradited to the United States.Hong Kong occupies a unique place when it comes to human rights. Under the "one country, two systems" model by which China governs ... more

Jun 13, 2013 7:30 PM Dispatches

A heart-wrenching saga continues to unfold in Tibet."Two Tibetan teenagers died after they set fire to themselves in protest at Chinese rule, reports and Western rights groups said, in a rare instance of a double self-immolation in the restive re... more

Feb 21, 2013 9:20 PM Op-Eds

To ensure that the Tibetans aren’t further alienated and radicalized, the Chinese regime needs to meaningfully negotiate. more

Oct 5, 2011 10:10 PM Op-Eds

China wrongly believes it can maintain control by manipulating the succession to the Dalai Lama’s post. more

Jul 8, 2010 9:07 PM Op-Eds

Put on a happy face. George has left the country. more

Aug 7, 2008 3:17 PM Dispatches

With China's crackdown in Tibet, the Beijing Olympics have been irrevocably tarnished, notwithstanding George Bush’s decision to still participate. Bad timing, you guys at Party headquarters in Beijing. more

Mar 28, 2008 12:37 PM Op-Eds

The United States spends more than 10 times on its military than China does. And yet we have a Pentagon functionary complaining deadpan about its military intent. more

Mar 7, 2008 1:25 PM Op-Eds

Whose bright idea was it to award the event to Beijing? A leading member of the fascist Franco regime. more

Aug 10, 2007 10:54 PM Op-Eds

With its odd mix of Stalinism and cowboy capitalism, China is now susceptible to speculative trading just like we are, even more so. And when it falls, everyone else loses balance. more

Mar 1, 2007 10:51 PM Dispatches

On February 22, 15 very brave protesters demanding better policies by the regime staged a march in the middle of Rangoon, the nation’s erstwhile capital. This extremely rare, daring gesture merited no more than a paragraph in the New York T... more

Feb 24, 2007 3:40 PM Dispatches

Decider: “We live in a global world.” Genius! W sure seems focused on oil lately. more

Oct 13, 2006 8:16 PM Dispatches

The quiet announcement by the Bush administration that it was to block funding of the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) for the third year is disappointing and shortsighted. more

Jul 15, 2004 12:00 AM Op-Eds

United States-China standoff a warning of larger conflicts ahead April 16, 2001 Although the Chinese government has released the crew of the U.S. more

Apr 16, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds