Thai-style targeted protection example could work wonders, even in some of the basket-case economies in Africa and the Middle East.
Believe it or not, Donald Trump actually has some good ideas on trade blocs, the economy and foreign policy.
Is there one standard of morality for our friends and another for those we choose to demonize?
Australia's joining with the U.S. and Japan to oppose China's efforts in the South China Sea has incurred the wrath of Beijing.
More admission of past Western mistakes in the Middle East is badly needed.
With the election of Tsai Ing-wen, a return to an earlier era of confrontation between Taiwan and China is possible.
Russia appears to be the target of black information by Western intelligence agencies.
If Shinzo Abe makes any attempt to offer concessions to Moscow over the Russian-held islands off Hokkaido, hawks in the Foreign Ministry are sure to fight him every step of the way.
But for a chance call to a small Nagoya manufacturer in 1971, it is quite likely relations between Australia and China would have stayed in deep freeze for several more decades.
The U.S. policy of diplomatically isolating Pyongyang is a failure and could be standing in the way of a solution to the impasse with North Korea.