Politics

article placeholder

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...
article placeholder

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...
article placeholder

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...