Controversy as Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo’s ashes scattered at sea

There has been controversy over the funeral of the late Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, whose ashes were scattered in...

Only one city in China is getting to mourn Liu Xiaobo

In mainland China, any attempt to the mourn the death in custody on July 13 of democracy activist Liu Xiaobo has been quickly snuffed...

Ruling Threatens Hong Kong’s Independence From China

Nearly three years after sweeping pro-democracy protests filled the streets of Hong Kong, a local court delivered the struggling movement a severe blow on...

North Korea: US may impose sanctions on Chinese firms over ties...

Frustrated China has not done more to rein in North Korea, the Trump administration could impose new sanctions on small Chinese banks and other...

High Noon in the Himalayas: Behind the China-India Standoff at Doka...

If you’re struggling to make sense of the latest standoff between the Chinese and Indian militaries 10,000 feet in the Himalayas, don’t fret: You’re...

China’s intolerance of free thought undermines innovation

Liu Xiaobo’s case makes innovators wonder where’s the line between ‘subversive’ inventiveness and politically correct thought that keeps you out of the gulag. Imagine powerful...