To find effective and meaningful solutions to the immigration issue, policymakers must understand the most factor motivating people to migrate from Central America: violence, writes Tyler Takemoto.
The Pacific Council and the Edgerton Foundation are pleased to announce the launch of a new Edgerton Series on Responding to a Rising China.
Alexis Okeowo shares in her book a 21st century depiction of Uganda, Mauritania, Nigeria, and Somalia that is often difficult and disturbing—but also illuminating for practitioners in the international relations and conflict resolution fields, writes Kareena Kirlew.
While Kim Jong-un’s New Year’s address is a signal that North Korea’s transition to a "normal country" is on track despite a lack of rapid progress in denuclearization, the international community needs to keep engaging Pyongyang in order to encourage positive reform, writes Jongsoo Lee.
From a potential Cold War between the United States and China to the looming Brexit deadline, Pacific Council member DJ Peterson lays out the international hotspots to watch this year.
Despite gains in Syria, ISIL still maintains a presence online, writes Pacific Council Communications Associate Madison Jones McAleese.
We must remember President George H.W. Bush's legacy of reinforcing American leadership and diplomacy, writes Pacific Council member Philip Seib.
The U.S. needs a Senate-confirmed director of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in order to control immigration, argues Robert C. Bonner.
On the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, we must recognize the fragility of the global order, writes Pacific Council member and GMF Vice President Dr. Ian Lesser.
This week, Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet approves Brexit deal; Central American migrants reach U.S. border; UN lifts sanctions on Eritrea; and more.
What is the driving force behind Russia's annexation of Crimea? USC student Meijun Li provides a few possible explanations.