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Connecting the Dots- the U.S.’ Answer to the BRI?

Rob La Terza On November 4, the U.S., Japan, and Australia jointly announced the Blue Dot Network infrastructure program...

The CPC’s Fourth Plenum: Xi Emerges Stronger

(Photo by Xinhua) Rob La Terza Before the Fourth Plenum of the 19th Congress of...

The China Monitor: 10/14 – 11/1

Photo Credit: Tasneem Alsultan, The New York Times What is the state of U.S. - China trade relations?...

A Bridge Too Far: Unscrambling ‘Ron Vara’

If U.S.-China relations are analogized to building a bridge across the Pacific, a government official falsifying sources or information in academic publications, even if in jest, is like a civil engineer using erroneous math as a practical joke. Failing to correct these errors threatens the stability of the entire project, with potentially catastrophic results.

The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act Explained

By Rob La Terza In a rare moment of bipartisanship, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Hong...

Swapping Tariffs for Trade Deals?

By Rob La Terza Trade talks on October 10th and 11th surpassed expectations, as President Donald Trump announced that...