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Isaiah Schrader



Isaiah Schrader is a DC-based summer staff writer at The Wire and a PhD candidate at Harvard University, where he researches China’s legal and economic history. His writing has appeared in the South China Morning Post, and he has contributed to the PBS NewsHour’s coverage of China. @isaiahmschrader


The Central Asia Squeeze

As Russian power and influence wanes, will China fill the void in Central Asia? In the name of the New Silk Road, Chinese companies have already made considerable inroads into Central Asia — but they often do so in the name of Beijing's repressive policies...