The Fate of Catalonia

The geography, economy and culture of a state profoundly impact the political relationships that occur within state’s boundaries.  To keep state sovereignty viable, all political participants must ...

Xi Jinping Thought

The Communist Party of China recently held its 19th National Congress, a major event where everyone with a semblance of power in the party meets to discuss policy, ideology, and leadership. From Oc...

Digital Maoism

This Wednesday, Xi Jinping sat before the body of the nation’s ruling Communist Party. Reading slowly off of the paper in front of him, he asked the room if anyone objected to his reelection as Gen...