Over the past year, the Chinese government has significantly broadened its control of the internet. Under President Xi Jinping, China passed a law granting it unprecedented powers to survey its own populace, disrupted the popular messaging service WhatsApp, rolled out
YCW's New York was launched in 2014 and its inaugural speaker was Stephanie Kleine-Ahlbrandt, the former Director of Asia-Pacific Programs at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP).
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On November 8, just weeks after Chinese Communist Party Secretary Xi Jinping proclaimed he was shepherding China into a “new era,” President Donald Trump will begin a three-day state visit to Beijing. His first trip to China since his inauguration,
We invite you to join us for an invigorating round table discussion over casual drinks, led by Professor Syaru Shirley Lin of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, on the challenges facing China, the U.S., and Taiwan in managing their
To get the Young China Watchers $10 rate: At ticket check-out, please select the “Non-Member Adult” ticket and proceed to checkout where you will enter the coupon code: YCW11817 and then hit “Activate.” At that time the ticket type will
The United States and China may be shedding their climate change pariah labels. China is moving from resisting climate mitigation commitments writ large to committing to reduce carbon intensity, pledging to peak its carbon emissions, setting up a national carbon