Politics

Rohingya: The Most Persecuted People in the World?

January 29, 2016 by Bill Schulz
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It is naïve to assume that Buddhists are any less inclined to stray from the more benevolent teachings of their faith than practitioners of other religions.

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Inside the Cuba Negotiations: A Conversation with Roberta Jacobson

January 26, 2016 by Forum Staff
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In an interview with The Fletcher Forum, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson discusses her experience as the lead American negotiator with Cuba.

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A Chinese Ministry of Love?

January 13, 2016 by Adam Knight
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A proposed “social credit system” indicates the Chinese government is moving to leverage big data analytics to a level unmatched by any other nation.

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