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Leta Hong Fincher looks at the rise of feminism in China

April 2, 2019

In her book, Leta Hong Fincher argues that the popular, broad-based movement poses a unique challenge to China’s authoritarian regime today.

U.S. Department Of State, 2017 Human Rights In China, April 2018

April 18, 2018

https://china.usc.edu/prc-state-council-human-rights-record-united-states-2016-march-3-2017This report is produced annually by the U.S. State Department's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.

Roselyn Du on Media Portrayal of "Occupy Central"

November 22, 2017

Visiting scholar Roselyn Du examines how the Occupy Central in Hong Kong was presented in the news coverage by U.K., U.S., Hong Kong, Taiwan, and mainland China media.

Video: Connie Yan-wai Lo and Ching Cheong Discuss the 1967 Hong Kong Riots

November 20, 2017

Director Connie Yan-wai Lo and journalist Ching Cheong talk after a screening of Vanished Archives 消失的檔案, a documentary film about the 1967 riots in Hong Kong that some say is the starting point for the development of Hong Kong consciousness.

观看 “中国牌:政治与政策”南加大美中学院十周年会议

November 16, 2017

观看 “中国牌:政治与政策”南加大美中学院十周年会议。本次会议在2016年9月29日于南加州大学丽笙酒店举办。

Liu Xiaobo 刘晓波, 1955-2017

Liu Xiaobo
July 13, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo 刘晓波 died today, a prisoner of the Chinese state. 

John Kamm Speaks at the China Card Conference

October 20, 2016

John Kamm, founder and leader of the Dui Hua Foundation, spoke on the “Talk and Policy on Law, Human Rights, and the Environment” panel at the China Card conference on September 29, 2016.

Deborah Seligsohn Speaks at the China Card Conference

October 20, 2016

Deborah Seligsohn, an environmental governance researcher at the University of California at San Diego, spoke on the “Talk and Policy on Law, Human Rights, and the Environment” panel at the China Card conference on September 29, 2016.

Congressional-Executive Commission on China, 2016 Annual Report, Oct. 6, 2016

October 6, 2016

The Commission is co-chaired by Rep. Chris Smith (R-New Jersey) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida).

U.S. Government Accountability Office, "U.S. Universities in China Emphasize Academic Freedom but Face Internet Censorship and Other Challenges," August 2016

August 1, 2016

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) produced this report to Congressional Requesters.

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Events

June 4, 2020 - 5:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a discussion with Hong Kong based author and photographer Antony Dapiran for a look at his new book on the city's protests and what they mean for the future of Hong Kong and China.

June 11, 2020 - 4:00pm

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for an online discussion with Professor Margaret Lewis on how the US government's use of criminal prosecutions to address a broad "China" threat is at tension with the criminal justice system.