A 2020 Vision

By: Larry Zhang, Senior Editor


At the 2015 Global Poverty Reduction and Development Forum, Xi Jinping vowed to eradicate poverty in China by 2020. At first, it seems like a ridiculously unrealistic, overly optimistic preposal. But over the past Continue reading

A Canceled Interview

By: Larry Zhang, Senior Editor

This Christmas, it seems that some Americans won’t be getting what they wished for.

Sony Pictures Entertainment’s The Interview was pulled from the company’s list of holiday season releases, just shortly after what Sony executive Continue reading

Where is Kim Jong-Un?

By Anand Tayal, Contributor

The Supreme Leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-Un, has recently vanished from the public eye after being absent from two high profile events.  Specifically, his non-attendance at the October anniversary of the establishment Continue reading

Singapore: Unmasked

Singapore: Unmasked

By: Shaan Fye, Contributor

Last month, Singapore experienced what many consider to be its worst riot in 40 years.  The glitzy city-state is known for it’s economic openness, safety, and strict civil laws, making it all the more surprising Continue reading