Special Report The Chinese Challenge Should we fear an expansionist China? Summer 2016 China and the Future of the World Donald Winchester Understanding China’s current place in the world requires looking at the nation through a non-Western lens. September 2, 2013 The Chinese Century? David Hulme Insight Video: On the list of top economic powers, China moved into second position in 2010. Will the 21st century be Chinese? What might this mean for the rest of the world? Summer 2007 Messiahs! Rulers and the Role of Religion, Part 10 Oriental Christs David Hulme Manipulation of religious fervor is an important element in the rise and rule of dictators such as Mao Zedong, Pol Pot and Kim Il-sung. Summer 2017 Rebuilding Babel: The Megacities of China Donald Winchester China’s ambitious urbanization program stands out in today’s world. But a Renaissance painting offers a surprising warning against overreach. Can our cities fail? Summer 2014 Civilization, Soil and Survival David Hulme We know from the record of history that when civilizations do not respect their topsoil, they fail almost without exception. April 12, 2016 How Safe Are You? David Hulme Today’s world has more potential for danger and disaster than any period in recent memory. Fall 2015 A Cross of Iron David Hulme As the world arms itself with more and more nuclear and conventional weapons, we find ourselves in a continuing pattern of warfare. And that’s just as Jesus said it would be.