journalism

#5: Covering China’s Economic Boom

July 6, 2020

A boy in Montana determined to learn Chinese, Dexter “Tiff” Roberts eventually became one of Businessweek’s first China correspondents. For two decades he explored how government policies affected everyday people. His new book, The Myth of Chinese Capitalism, tells the story of China’s hundreds of millions of migrant workers.

Video: Conversation with David Barboza

May 18, 2020

Award-winning New York Times journalist David Barboza talks about the challenges of reporting on China.

Michael Pompeo, Institution of a Personnel Cap on Designated PRC Media Entities, March 2, 2020

March 2, 2020

Two documents are included here. The first is an announcement by the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on new limits imposed on the number of people permitted to work in the U.S. for designated PRC media entities. The second is a background briefing on the policy by two senior State Department officers. The policy was announced and the briefing was held at the State Department in Washington, D.C.

Video: Steve Stecklow Talks about Reporting on Huawei

January 22, 2019

Steve Stecklow, whose series of articles prompted the U.S. probe that led to the arrest of Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou in Canada, talks about his experiences.

 

David Pierson of the Los Angeles Times Discusses Reporting in China

January 17, 2019

David Pierson, a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times since 2000, discusses his experiences of reporting in China.

An Interview With Bill Whitaker of 60 Minutes

April 13, 2016

US-China Today sat down with Bill Whitaker to learn about his time as a CBS News correspondent in Asia, including covering the Tiananmen Square protests.

Foreign Correspondents Club of China, Conditions for Foreign Media in China, April 4, 2016

April 4, 2016

The FCCC survey looks at a variety of issues. This report is based on 142 responses. Journalists from more than 30 countries and territories belong to the organization.

Foreign Correspondents Club of China, Annual Working Conditions Survey, April 30, 2015

April 30, 2015

The Beijing-based FCCC surveys its members on the issues they confront in reporting in China.

Foreign Correspondents Club of China, Survey on Visa Issues, March 17, 2014

March 17, 2014

Each year, the Beijing-based organization surveys its members on visa and other issues.

U.S. House of Representatives, “Hearing on The Chinese Media Reciprocity Act,” June 20, 2012

June 20, 2012

“The Chinese Media Reciprocity Act” Bill, introduced by Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, was discussed at a hearing by the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement (of the Judiciary Committee).

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Events

September 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

Join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a conversation with U.S. Assistant Attorney General John Demers.

October 15, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with author David Lampton. His new book examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.