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Asia

19 September 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi: a childish obsession

We need to stop searching for saviours and demons in global affairs.

5 September 2017

Bring back geopolitics

The Korea tensions speak to the death of reasoned diplomacy.

14 August 2017

North Korea: fire and fury and hypocrisy

Critics of Trump's buffoonish barbarism should look in the mirror.

6 August 2015

The youths who told the truth about Hiroshima

How an education charity confronted the horrors of the Bomb.

24 March 2015

The Communist who made Singapore a capitalist success

Lee Kuan Yew transformed a small trading post – but at a cost.

24 March 2015

Lee Kuan Yew: the last of the great authoritarians

Love him or loathe him, he had something his successors lack.

14 November 2014

Don’t blame judges for the decline of democracy

It’s not just bureaucrats who are suspicious of the demos.

17 September 2014

After the Sewol disaster: the future of South Korea

The sinking of a ship packed with schoolchildren is unravelling political life in Korea.