James Wang

is a PhD candidate in Modern European History at Brown University. His research focuses on competing German visions of Mitteleuropa during the First World War


Cover for: The end of the liberal world as we know it?

While the rest of the world concentrated on the fall of the Berlin Wall, another wall in China brought about a different type of change. The economic power the most populous country has accumulated is now challenging the western claim that only liberal democracy would provide ideal circumstances for capitalism.