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Public Health Scholar On China’s Research Partnerships With Coca-Cola

July 8, 2019

Critics have long accused food and beverage companies of trying to exonerate their products from blame for obesity by funding organizations that highlight alternative causes. US-China Today investigates the supposed model of transparency between Coca-Cola and China’s private and government research institutions and its implications for public health.

USC researchers race against a tick-borne illness originating in China

January 7, 2019
The Asian longhorned tick, new to North America, can transmit a disease that causes nausea, diarrhea and muscle pain — and, often, death.

Let's Talk About Smog: Censoring Environmental Issues in China

March 29, 2016

China is increasingly making strides toward becoming a global environmental leader, but its continued censorship of critical discussion at home complicates this progress.

Q&A With Kelly Sims Gallagher, US-China Climate Policy Expert

November 16, 2015

In the lead-up to the United Nations climate change conference US-China Today spoke with Kelly Sims Gallagher, Director of the Center for International Environment & Resource Policy at Tufts University, to see how the U.S. and China can best handle this existential threat. This piece was written by Cathin Guo & Jin Yan.

Autism Website Fills Void for Mandarin Speakers

November 6, 2015

USC professor Marsha Kinder brings Mandarin subtitles to her video-based website on living with Autism.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing on China's Relations with Southeast Asia," May 13, 2015

May 13, 2015

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on May 13, 2015. 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.

U.S. Department of State, "2015 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report," March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015

The U.S. Dept of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs produces an annual report describing the efforts of key countries to attack all aspects of the international drug trade in Calendar Year 2014.

U.S. Congressional-Executive Commission on China, "Annual Report 2014," October 9, 2014

October 9, 2014

The Congressional-Executive Commission offers its annual report on human rights in China and current affairs in regards to rule of law.

Council on Foreign Relations, "CFR Backgrounders: China's Environmental Crisis," April 25, 2014

April 25, 2014

The Council on Foreign Relations published the backgrounder, "China's Environmental Crisis", to assess China's current environmental state, and to describe China's history of pollution, the cost of environmental damage, citizen outrage, and what is being done to fix it. The piece was written by Beina Xu.

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Events

November 7, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC East Asian Library present a screening of Daughter of Shanghai, a documentary featuring actress Tsai Chin talking about her life, scenes from the films and series she has starred in, and footage of celebrities talking about Tsai’s influence on them.