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Peter Winter

Blog Entries by Peter Winter

The Interwoven Era: The US, China and its New Aircraft Carrier

Posted July 8, 2011 | 14:10:28 (EST)

This article was co-authored with John Shea Dixon, a lawyer and freelance writer based in Los Angeles.


What do a rusting Russian aircraft carrier, two top-ranking military officers, mounting trade deficits and half a trillion dollars in potential oil and gas in the South China Sea have to do...

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Chasing Demons: Visiting Pol Pot's Grave

Posted March 26, 2011 | 17:26:39 (EST)

Some days start with the sun shining through the window, the warm light welcoming you to a brand new day of possibilities. You are energized, ready to seize what's in front of you. Moods are contagious, and the rightness of your mind makes the world right. It's a good day.

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Driving at Night in Thailand

Posted March 11, 2011 | 17:31:41 (EST)

There are some relatively simple steps one can take to limit the potential dangers of a motorcycle. Check your oil daily. Brake in a straight line. Know you are smaller than semis. One of the soundest pieces of advice for any biker: don't drive at night. With little visibility and...

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The Great Ride Forward: Motorcycling Southeast Asia

Posted February 26, 2011 | 16:39:33 (EST)

"What's in store for me in the direction I don't take?" - Jack Kerouac

The Great Ride Forward was a simple idea at first. Working at the USA Pavilion at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, my friend Hans and I had the opportunity to meet a...

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