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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at a press conference at the United Nations Office at Geneva, Switzerland, on February 28, 2011. (Eric Bridiers/State Department/Public Domain)

Woodroofe: Clinton, Not Ban, Should Be Next UN Chief

"Not since Henry Kissinger has the United States had such a powerful and prominent voice on the world stage," writes Asia Society Associate Fellow Thom Woodroofe of Hillary Clinton. more
A Cambodian solider guards the grounds of the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple as tensions remain high on both sides of the border, on Feb. 8, 2011 in Preah Vihear, Cambodia. The 900-year-old temple belongs to Cambodia following a 1962 World Court ruling but this remains disputed by many Thais. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

A Coming Thaw in Thai-Cambodian Ties?

John Ciorciari explains what Shinawatra's recent election could mean for Thai-Cambodia relations. more
Pheu Thai candidate Yingluck Shinawatra greets supporters in Chiang Rai province on May 22, 2011. Shinawatra and her party went on to win a decisive victory in Thailand's elections on July 3. (Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP/Getty Images)

Yingluck's Win: Potential Crisis or Step Forward for Thai Democracy?

Yingluck Shinawatra's big win could turn into a new crisis rather than being a step forward for Thailand’s fragile democracy. more
A Chinese military band practices inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing before celebrations start for the Chinese Communist Party's 90th anniversary on July 1, 2011. (Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

As CCP Turns 90, Time For 'Backward Glances' and 'Symbolic Gestures'

Asia Society Associate Fellow Jeffrey Wasserstrom chimes in on the Chinese Communist Party's birthday bash. more
Myanmar's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi (C) walks through a crowd of supporters and reporters as she arrives for celebrations of her 66th birthday at the National League for Democracy (NLD) headquarters in Yangon on June 19, 2011. (Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images)

In Burma, Signs of Confrontation to Come

As Burmese democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi prepares to tour her country despite warnings from the hard-line government, a new confrontation may be brewing, says Asia Society Consultant Priscilla Clapp. more
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Language Bill in Congress
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District Strategies to Prepare a Globally Competent Generation
Best practices in leadership, resources, teaching, and curriculum. Includes a planning and assessment rubric for school districts. more
A Spanish-language student Skyping with native speakers. (Herricks Middle School)
Herricks Union Free School District Goes Global
The new district superintendent listened to the community, and transformed his district. more
"Khmer Rouge Legacy." Skulls at Choeung Ek Memorial, outside of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (NewportPreacher/Flickr)

Video: Latest Khmer Rouge Trial Underway in Cambodia, But Will There be More?

Asia Society Bernard Schwartz Associate Fellow John Ciorciari on why Case 002 in the Khmer Rouge tribunals could be the last. more