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East-West Center
The East-West Center promotes better relations and understanding among the people and nations of the United States, Asia, and the Pacific through cooperative study, research, and dialogue. Established by the U.S. Congress in 1960, the Center serves as a resource for information and analysis on critical issues of common concern, bringing people together to exchange views, build expertise, and develop policy options.


Articles by East-West Center :

South China Sea: Not Just About ‘Free Navigation’ – Analysis

By Denny Roy The South China Sea territorial dispute increasingly looks like a point of strategic friction between the United

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Public Key To Overcoming Corruption

Corruption is a common fact of life in many places, but it can be fought and conquered by the right

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China’s Support Enables North Korea’s ‘Bad Behavior,’ Panelists Say

North Korea’s attempted rocket launch in April was just the latest example of a country accustomed to reneging on international

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Burma: Journalists ‘Cautiously Optimistic’

In Burma, articles are screened prior to publication and a government body exists to monitor media, but three Burmese journalists

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Al Jazeera Social Media Head Speaks On New Media And The Arab Spring

Speaking at a pace that mirrored the speed of a Twitter feed, Riyaad Minty, head of social media for Al

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Social Issues 

Leading Urban-Issues Columnist Establishes Website To Boost Coverage Of Innovative Solutions


The tendency of urban news media to focus on short-term problems and breaking events – while giving short shrift to

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