this month, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to
visit the United States. In Asia
Blog, Asia Society’s Anubhav
Gupta says that President Trump should seize the
occasion to forge stronger ties with India, a country poised to become
a major engine of world growth and a critical partner in both the fight
against terrorism and in navigating the complex geopolitics of the
Graham Allison says that the fundamentally different
interests of China and the United States may make conflict difficult
to avoid, even if both sides are determined to do so. Like domino
sequences of events that have led to war in the past, certain hot
spots like North Korea or the South China Sea could yield unstoppable
cataclysms, he says. “Under conditions of stress, events that are
otherwise manageable or inconsequential can have [great]
Chinese student at the University of Maryland was recently deemed a
traitor by some compatriots after delivering a commencement speech
praising the “fresh air” and “free speech” she enjoyed in the U.S.
that she couldn’t have in China. In a ChinaFile conversation, 10
analysts weigh in on what the incident portends for Chinese students
and the future of academic freedom in the U.S.
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