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Game of Thrones: Thailand Edition
Game of Thrones: Thailand Edition
Thailand Curries Favor with Beijing

Why did Thailand refuse entry to a 19-year-old Chinese activist?

Game of Thrones: Thailand Edition
Thailand’s Pivot to China Continues

It’s clear that Thailand sees Beijing as a viable alternative to the United States and its allies.

Game of Thrones: Thailand Edition
Could China Co-opt the Thai Coup?

Thailand’s junta finds a warm reception in China, just when it needs a friend. Is this another shift in the balance of power in South East Asia?

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Duterte Harry

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte seems to be tightening his grip over the Senate, sidelining rivals opposed to his drug war.

Fuzzy Math

Riyadh says Saudi Aramco is worth $2 trillion. Analysts say it’s worth as little as $400 billion. Who’s right?

Dutch Election Watch

Whatever the outcome of the Dutch elections, Geert van Wilders has already shifted the public discourse, leading mainstream politicians to tack to the right on the EU and migration.

unions versus the public

The purple state push for public sector union reform is a good thing for taxpayers and quality of governance.

No Left Left

Your’s children’s socialism won’t look much like your grandparents’ socialism.

Things Fall Apart

What this means for the running of the Nigerian government and the health of Christian-Muslim politics in West Africa’s regional power remains to be seen, but it certainly doesn’t bode well.

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