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The New Collaborators

By Zeger van der Wal  — The Mark News — The massive challenges faced by governments across Asia can be better addressed through cross-sectoral partnerships, but such relationships also come with distinct risks. Governments across Asia have to address massive challenges — climate change, rapidly aging populations, urbanization and immigration […]

Putin’s Breakout Year

Putin’s Breakout Year

By William Pommeranz — The Mark News —  2016 saw a major step toward Vladimir Putin’s vision of the world – it remains to be seen if the United States and Europe will remain committed to challenging this vision, or will seek to accommodate it. This year marked the 25th anniversary […]

A Revolution Too Taboo

A Revolution Too Taboo

By Xu Youyu — The Mark News — Great forces have changed China’s society and economy since the Cultural Revolution ended. But the revolution still casts a shadow on Chinese politics. The year 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most important events in contemporary Chinese history: the Cultural Revolution. […]

A National Balancing Act: Security Of A Country And Privacy Of The Individual

Op-Ed by GIOVANNI BUTTARELLI — The Mark News — In 1755, Benjamin Franklin wrote, “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” The concept of security has a longer heritage than that of privacy. But the historic and linguistic roots of […]