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From Japanese bubble to Chinese time bomb

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Public Alternatives
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Interview with Walden Bello
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Photo credit https://www.flickr.com/photos/sama093/How did the Asian financial crisis in 1997-1998 differ to the one that broke in the US and Europe in 2008?... Read more

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There’s No Strategy Behind Trump’s Wars — Only Brute Force

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War & Pacification
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Afghan National Army commandos from the 3rd Commando Kandak and coalition forces board a CH-47 Chinook helicopter after completing a village clearing operation in Mya Neshin district, / Photo credit DVIDSHUB @ FlickrThese are awesome days for headline writers. So many global settings, such an abundance of weapons, such a wealth of choices!... Read more

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Afghan National Army commandos from the 3rd Commando Kandak and coalition forces board a CH-47 Chinook helicopter after completing a village clearing operation in Mya Neshin district,
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soldiers in a sandstorm

Afghan National Army commandos from the 3rd Commando Kandak and coalition forces board a CH-47 Chinook helicopter after completing a village clearing operation in Mya Neshin district,
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Peoples movements should advance an alternative vision for BRICS

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BRICS
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Corporate Power
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A panel discussion organised on 5 October in New Delhi under the banner of Peoples Forum on BRICS underlined the importance of peoples' movements from across the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries coming together not only to challenge neo-liberal projects of BRICS but also to collectively articulate an alternate vision for the grouping. The panel is part of a series... Read more

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昂山素季北京之行:缅甸调整对华政策

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Myanmar Commentary
Ethnic Conflict in Myanmar
Land Policy in Myanmar
Chinese, Simplified
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Myanmar in Focus
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孙韵
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马来西亚吉隆坡的抗议者2011年反对克钦邦的密松大坝项目——该项目是中缅关系中的敏感问题,中国一直在推动问题的解决。... Read more

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Aung San Suu Kyi’s Visit to Beijing: Recalibrating Myanmar’s China Policy

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Myanmar Commentary
Ethnic Conflict in Myanmar
Land Policy in Myanmar
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Myanmar in Focus
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A commentary by Yun Sun
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Protesters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, march against the Myitsone dam project in Kachin State in 2011 - The dam is a sensitive issue between China and Myanmar and China has been eagerly pushing for a resolution of the suspended project. / Photo credit AK Rockefeller @Flickr... Read more

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Reform or Perseverance Forum Predicts Outcomes at UN Next Year

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UNGASS 2016
UNGASS
UN Drug Control
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Drugs & Democracy
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In the media
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The event, hosted by the center's fellow Liu Zhilin, provided lead researchers from the Brookings Institute and the Transnational Institute the opportunity to give short overviews of case studies in Latin America, Afghanistan, Thailand, and Myanmar as well as a background of previous world drug policy decisions to better understand the current situation in China and probable areas of discussion... Read more

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China’s stock market crash: Symptom of a bigger crisis

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BRICS
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Corporate Power
Trade & Investment
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Opinion
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Picking up the recycling around town in Shanghai / Photo credit KSheenan @FlickrIt is always amazing how the stock market pulls big surprises over those who should know better. The momentous rise in share prices in the Shanghai stock exchange from mid-2014 to the middle of this year, when the bourse’s composite index shot up by 150 percent, should have been a strong indication of what Alan... Read more

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The Ketamine Connection

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Drug Law Reform
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Drugs & Democracy
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From Far East karaoke bars to an unlikely English city - the story of how a worrying new drug trade is made in China
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BBC News (UK) Friday, July 10, 2015

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