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China’s Scarlet Letter

It was a scarlet red A that the author Nathaniel Hawthorne used to ostracize characters in his novel, "The Scarlet Letter." If a character bore the infamous letter she was condemned a... Read More...
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Singapore’s Two-Faced Judiciary

Francis Seow was once the highly-regarded solicitor general of Singapore in the government of Lee Kuan Yew and president of the Singapore Law Society. After leaving the government, Seow ma... Read More...
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SMS Texts Energize a Chinese Protest

A stand-off over a potentially dangerous chemical plant ended Friday in the center of Xiamen after thousands of protesters energized by widespread SMS text messages repeatedly charged police lines and the p... Read More...