Tag Archives: Politics of China

15May/17

China’s new ‘Silk Road’: big plan, big challenges?

Chinese President Xi Jinping urges backing for his new Silk Road Initiative while addressing world leaders at a summit in Beijing, stressing the importance of rejecting protectionism in seeking global economic growth. As David Pollard reports, China has pledged $124 billion to make the plan a reality. Continue reading

02Nov/16

Chinese artist and dissident Ai Weiwei discusses U.S. election, human rights in China, and other subjects

Chinese artist and dissident Ai Weiwei weighs in on U.S. election, human rights in China, the refugee crisis and other weighty subjects in a question and answer session at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York.

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