A Plea to Presidential Candidate Christie: Please Stop Talking About Zika

As governor of New Jersey, his handling of Ebola quarantines was abysmal. And on the campaign trail, Chris Christie is promising to make the same mistakes all over again—this time with the Zika virus.


How to Carpet Bomb, Discriminately

And other thoughts on the inanities of national security in the Republican debate from New Hampshire.

Shadow Government

Will the ‘One China’ Policy Survive the New Taiwan?

Tsai Ing-wen's landslide victory could have far-reaching implications for the relationship between Taiwan and the People's Republic of China. And Beijing might not be happy about that.

Shadow Government

How Foreign Policy Can Unite the Republican Presidential Field

While candidates are quibbling over degrees of difference, they should be able to agree on the need for America to remain at the world's helm.


Can This Woman Move Taiwan Away From China?

If Tsai Ing-wen is elected president, it could bring the island nation one small step closer to independence.

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