U.S. Asst. Secretary of State David Kramer, “Human Rights, Democracy, and the U.S. Relationship With China,” May 25, 2008

May 25, 2008

David Kramer, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor
Remarks at Beijing Foreign Affairs University
Beijing, China

U.S. Department of State, 2007 Human Rights in China, March 11, 2008

March 11, 2008

This report is produced annually by the State Department's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.

Mary E. Gallagher: The Rule of Law in China

February 14, 2008

Scholar draws on extensive fieldwork in assessing how Chinese are responding to the government's efforts to expand the role of the courts in resolving disputes.

Young people volunteer to "Go West"

June 15, 2007

For other articles on study abroad, click here.

Hong Kong Today

June 14, 2007

It's been 10 years since Hong Kong was returned to China. Through a photo exhibition sponsored by China's Ministry of Culture and a scholarly panel discussion, we examine Hong Kong today.


May 8, 2007


The Future of U.S. – China Relations

May 8, 2007

USCI's inaugural conference explored the multidimensional and evolving U.S. – China relationship. This article includes links to videos, to panel presentations, and to copies of the papers presented.

2006 US State Department Report on Human Rights in Taiwan, March 6, 2007

March 6, 2007

This report describes the human rights practices by the Taiwanese government. Problems exist in the following areas: corruption by officials, violence and discrimination against women, trafficking in persons, and abuses of foreign workers.

Franke and Loeken, Losers and Winners (film), 2007

January 1, 2007

Maurizio Marinelli reviews the film for H-Asia.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Major Internal Challenges Facing the Chinese Leadership," February 2-3, 2006

February 2, 2006

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on February 2-3, 2006. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.



December 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Pasadena, California

Longtime instructor Guang-Li (David) Zhang, a graduate of the Shanghai Art Academy teaches beginner and advanced students Chinese Calligraphy in mixed lecture and workshop classes.