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Michael R. Auslin

Michael R. Auslin is the Payson J. Treat distinguished research fellow in Contemporary Asia at Stanford’s Hoover Institution, the author of Asia’s New Geopolitics and host of the Pacific Century podcast.

Europe

How Biden can help save Rishi Sunak

The health of Britain is no minor matter for the United States

By Michael R. Auslin

Culture

Eighty years later, World War Two is fading from historical memory

We’re losing touch with its lessons just as they struggled to commemorate the Civil War

By Michael R. Auslin

International

Welcome to the age of nuclear blackmail

In Taiwan and Ukraine, we are at the start of a perilous new era

By Michael R. Auslin

International

What does Ukraine really mean for Taiwan?

There has been no serious debate over whether Taiwan, a rapidly aging society, can defend itself

By Michael R. Auslin

China

China and Russia are an alliance of disruptors

Prospects for global destabilization are greater than at any time since the last gasp of Soviet adventurism

By Michael R. Auslin

China

The China reckoning

The China ‘struggle’ that Xi lays before the world will define the next generation of American foreign and security policy

By Michael R. Auslin

China

Ending our corporate dependence on China

A recent bill addressing forced Uyghur labor is a good step

By Michael R. Auslin

China

America needs more than ‘guardrails’ with China

The Biden-Xi summit revealed only the irreconcilable differences between Washington and Beijing

By Michael R. Auslin

China

The Sino-American War of 2025

A future history

By Michael R. Auslin

China

Biden should embrace Britain’s new Indo-Pacific strategy

The need to invigorate and defend a community of free nations in the Indo-Pacific is increasingly evident

By Michael R. Auslin

Europe

President Trump’s support for Taiwan is welcome

The US government has done more than most to enhance ties with Taipei

By Michael R. Auslin

China

The world puts an * next to China

The asterisk is the powerful symbol of a new era of distrust

By Michael R. Auslin

China

Geopolitical jockeying in a time of pandemic

It’s business as usual in Asia’s vital seas

By Michael R. Auslin

China

The West’s failure to create a Huawei alternative

Britain has accepted a massive security risk in return for Chinese 5G. How should America respond?

By Michael R. Auslin

A new emperor, a stable Japan

The world’s oldest monarchy bolsters a modern miracle

By Michael R. Auslin

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