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China: Threat or Opportunity? From hacking scandals and climate change to economic growth and currency issues.

USC Annenberg, in partnership with the Center on Communication Leadership and Policy (CCLP) and the Institute for Diversity and Empowerment at Annenberg (IDEA), presents a panel moderated by Robert Scheer in Comm 310: Media and Society.

"Close Encounters with the Chinese Public Security Bureau"

The Weatherhead institute at Columbia University presents a talk with Hua Ze, Visiting Scholar, Institute for the Study of Human Rights.

Human Rights and Big Power Relations

Two top Chinese scholars will speak at CSU Northridge to address human rights issues and to carry on the dialogue on the "New Big Power Relationships" between the U.S. and China.

Corporate Sponsorship of the 2022 Beijing Olympics

The Congressional Executive Commission on China has invited U.S.-based companies who sponsor the Olympics to address how they can leverage their influence to insist on human rights improvements in China.

Asia 2017: The Experts Forecast

Join Asia Society as it takes a moment at year’s end to peer into Asia’s future, and put some of its own experts on the spot: Evan Medeiros, Ruchir Sharma, Josette Sheeran, and others, moderated by Tom Nagorski.

Speech and Media Freedom – New Lessons of the Umbrella Revolution

Margaret Ng, Barrister and Former Legislative Council Member, HKSAR
Moderated by Ben Liebman, Robert L. Lieff Professor of Law, Columbia Law School; Director, Center for Chinese Legal Studies

China's top human rights lawyer in exile to speak at Saint Michael's

Saint Michael’s College in Vermont will host China’s leading human rights lawyer in exile, Teng Biao, for a presentation titled “No Country for J

Private and Public Property Rights: What China Does Differently about IPR and Why We Should Be Concerned

Mark Cohen will speak on the issue of intellectual property rights in China at Columbia University.

Covering China in the Age of Coronavirus

Susan Shirk interviews two reporters from The New York Times, Chris Buckley and Steven Lee Myers, about their last reporting trips before leaving China, the impact of the epidemic on Chinese politics, and how the U.S. and China might resolve the clash over journalists’ access.

On Family Values: A Question of Human Rights

The Institute of East Asian Studies at UC Berkeley presents a talk with Henry Rosement Jr. on the importance of family values within the Confucian framework and how this affects human rights