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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, Recent incidents of interference in reporting, September 15, 2015

September 15, 2015

This report was compiled by the FCCC through contributions by member journalists. The report includes several instances stemming from efforts to report on the warehouse explosion in Tianjin.

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, Annual Reporting Conditions Survey, May 2014

May 1, 2014

The FCCC surveys members about difficulties associated with reporting on 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.

Foreign Correspondents Club of China, “Annual Working Conditions Survey,” July 11, 2013

July 11, 2013

232 FCCC correspondent members were sent surveys. 98 responded.

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).

Tiananmen Square Document 31: Cable, What Happened on the Night of June 3/4?, 1989

June 22, 1989

This document, as its authors state in the outset, "attempts to set the record straight" about the events of the night of June 3-4. (June 22, 1989)

Tiananmen Square Document 13: Secretary of State's Morning Summary for June 4, 1989, China: Troops Open Fire, 1989

June 4, 1989

The document describes how civilians turned out in massive numbers and fought for seven hours to prevent the troops from advancing on the square.

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Events

March 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
Los Angeles, California

Michael Dunne, author of American Wheels: Chinese Roads, will focus on General Motors in China since 1989. The discussion will be followed by a short introduction to the Mark L. Moody collection at the USC East Asian Library. 

April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a screening of an episode of the Assignment: China series on American media coverage of China. This episode focuses on the work of journalists covering the massive demonstrations that rocked Beijing in spring 1989. Followed by a Q&A with USCI's Mike Chinoy, who covered the demonstrations for CNN.