"I don't want to write things that everybody agrees on," says the author of a controversial Mao biography and a revisionist new book on the Empress Dowager Cixi. In-person appearances this month at Asia Society New York and our Texas and Northern California Centers.
Since reforms began in Myanmar nearly three years ago, writes Matt Stumpf, countless corporations have visited the country in search of opportunities. Yet excitement about this new market has been tempered by wider recognition of the barriers to investment.
As the scale of the devastation in the Philippines becomes clear, many of us around the world are looking for ways we can help. Here's a list of charities and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) who are already responding to this disaster.
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