The United States did the right thing in cutting a deal to save blind activist Chen Guangcheng. But his case highlights just how much progress China needs to make on human rights.
Breakneck growth has made China an economic miracle. But will the destruction of families prove to be too high a cost?
The global tobacco industry is targeting women in emerging markets. Can public policy rise to the challenge?
Now is one of those times when the United States must live up to its ideals.
What the bizarre cases of Bo Xilai and Chen Guangcheng can tell us about China.
A conversation with the mysterious Anonymous analysts who are exposing fraud and corruption in Chinese companies -- and taking them down.
Recently, most of the news coming out of Japan is gloomy -- but the country has more going for it than you'd think.
The Angela Merkels and Dilma Rousseffs get all the attention. But they're not the only female leaders running the world.
FP asked top female politicians around the world to fill in the blanks on sexism, women leaders, and breaking the glass ceiling.
If you want to work in international development, go work for a big, bad multinational company.
Beijing's leaders are finding out the hard way that being a superpower isn't all it's cracked up to be.
Vietnam may look like a success story, but with Burma's recent thaw, it's now the most repressive country in Southeast Asia.
How the most extreme adherents of radical Islam are getting with the times.
Why the Obama Administration is targeting Malaysia and Vietnam in the trans-Pacific trade talks.
The ongoing showdown between China and the Philippines is an opportunity for the United States to strengthen the Asian pivot.
The missile we should be worried about isn't the one North Korea is about to launch, it's the much bigger one that's hiding in plain sight.
On the eve of the country's historic elections, 16 experts give us their prescriptions for the future.
Why Aung San Suu Kyi's decision to participate in a flawed election could be the biggest gamble of her career.
The Pope dons a sombrero, French police hunt suspected Islamists, and a Tongan king is laid to rest.
Experts debate whether the role of sanctions was successful in opening up Burma. But with the up-coming by-elections and the release of political prisoners, the greater challenge may be how to lift them.
North Korea's planned missile launch isn't reason enough to walk away from the negotiating table. It's all about politics in Pyongyang -- and in fact, it's an opening for Obama.
It’s time for the United States to think of new ways to combat terrorism in Southwest Asia.