China’s New Round of Ineffective Sanctions

Written By: Karl Kawders China has recently announced a series of sanctions against their neighbor, North Korea. The sanctions restrict imports of North Korean raw materials along with Chinese sales of jet fuel and other oil products.  The announcement comes amid rising tensions between the two countries; Chinese president Xi Jinping has increasingly distanced himself from…

America’s Role in Combatting Nepal’s Slow Recovery

Written by Erik Rubinyi The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, a small nation sandwiched between two global superpowers India and China, was founded in 2008, a result of a ten year civil war between Maoist rebels and the monarchy. The resulting government ran the state without a formal constitution until, one year ago this month,…