Shaun Tan, Writer
Nov 03, 2017
The power of America’s example has been eroded at home by both the far left and the far right. For its own sake, as well as for the rest of the world, that example must endure.
Joseph S. Nye, Professor, Harvard University
Sep 07, 2017
The United States has never had a president like Donald Trump. With a narcissistic personality and a short attention span, and lacking experience in world affairs, he tends to project slogans rather than strategy in foreign policy.
Cheng Li, Director, John L. Thornton China Center, The Brookings Institution
Aug 24, 2017
Patterns in leadership reshuffling in the lead-up to the 19th National Party Congress—especially at the provincial level—clearly reveal the coming-of-age of the CCP’s sixth generation of leaders.
Shum Weng Hei, Research Intern, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Aug 17, 2017
On the 26th of March, Hong Kong gained a new leader, the duly elected Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor. Despite professing a desire to continue the policies of her predecessor Chief Executive CY Leung, it has noted that Lam has also taken certain steps that bear a similarity to another Chief Executive, Donald Tsang. The question then becomes: will Lam become CY 2.0, or Donald Tsang 2.0?
Shaun Tan, Writer
Aug 15, 2017
Throughout his time in the political spotlight, Donald Trump has raised eyebrows with boisterous speeches and absurd statements, causing many to question his mental capacity to lead. But, while his opponents at home and abroad decry his antics as insanity, could President Trump actually be executing a specific policy strategy?
Kishore Mahbubani, Dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum
Aug 10, 2017
In a world that is changing more rapidly than ever, we should seek leaders who can protect and serve the interests of the people they are supposed to represent. This means not just criticizing the failings of weak leaders, but also highlighting the successes of strong ones.