A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
The East Asian Studies Program at Johns Hopkins University presents a talk by Benjamin Read, Associate Professor in the Politics Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz, on political and social networks in Beijing and Taipei.
The Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford presents Jimmy Yu. This talk will focus on the process and conditions which led to the late Master Shengyan Huikong's establishment of the Dharma Drum Lineage.