China’s Long Game

Xi’an, the former capital of mainland China, may be the best example of the country’s heart, power, history and future of the country. Emperor Qin [pronounced chin] Shi Huang unified China in the Third Century B.C, making Xi’an [pronounced she-ON], the country’s most important city for roughly 1,500 years. During his reign, his generals greatly … More China’s Long Game

My Personal Asia Pivot

For the third straight year, I am headed to China, where I will teach students at the International School at Jinan University in Guangzhou. The trip allows me an opportunity to travel throughout China, Thailand and Myanmar, where I continue my own “Asia pivot” after years of reporting on terrorism and the Middle East. I … More My Personal Asia Pivot