December 4, 2018

Why is Beijing Arming to the Teeth?

By: Ian Easton | The Taipei Times | The People’s Republic of China (PRC) is building up its military power in a sweeping and destabilizing fashion. Its principle […]
September 25, 2018

The People’s Liberation Army Strategic Support Force: Leadership and Structure

By: Rachael Burton and Mark Stokes | The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Strategic Support Force (PLASSF) is one of the most significant components of the People’s […]
September 10, 2018

The Great Defense Debate

By: Ian Easton | THE TAIPEI TIMES | The United States and the Republic of China (ROC, Taiwan) have yet to resolve fundamental differences of opinion […]
September 8, 2018

China’s Next Act: Invade Taiwan?

By: Ian Easton | THE NATIONAL INTEREST | A Chinese diplomat in Washington recently threatened that China would invade Taiwan if the U.S. Navy sent a […]
August 27, 2018

A Message from our Chairman: In Memory of Senator John McCain

“The American example and American leadership are indispensable to securing a peaceful and prosperous future.” -Senator John McCain Remarks to Brigade of Midshipmen U.S. Naval Academy […]
August 24, 2018

A Message from our Chairman: U.S. Support for Taiwan

By: Richard Armitage | The People’s Republic of China continues a sophisticated, coercive campaign to undermine the legitimacy of the Republic of China (Taiwan), its government, […]
August 1, 2018

Congress Passes Defense Bill That’s Tough on China

By: Kate O’Keeffe and Siobhan Hughes | THE WALL STREET JOURNAL | Congress is preparing to enact a defense-policy bill that some lawmakers say is tougher […]
August 1, 2018

Estimating Taiwanese Military Power

By: Ian Easton | THE DIPLOMAT | As tensions continue to rise across the Taiwan Strait, it becomes increasingly important to analyze the state of Taiwan’s defense […]
July 30, 2018

Three big lies you probably believe

By: Ian Easton | TAIPEI TIMES | Chinese propaganda can exploit thoughts and emotions in a way that is terrifying to consider. What makes it so […]
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