Archives: China

The Protests in Hong Kong

Late last month, thousands of protesters flooded the streets of Hong Kong, barricading major thoroughfares and demanding a more democratic government. Authorities are fighting back with pepper spray, but the protesters may be winning tactical victories. We’ll talk about the underlying causes of tensions between Hong Kong and Mainland China.

Contest of the Century: China vs. America

China, the world’s most populous country, has been gaining power for the last 30 years. It’s emerged as a major economic consumer and producer, and is now taking the first steps of an ambitious global agenda. But its relationship to the US is uneasy. This hour we’ll talk about the future of US-China relations, and why it matters for both countries.

An In-Depth Look at U.S. Economic Relations with China

We now live in a global economy. Our economy heavily relies on imports and exports… But do we rely too much on China? On this hour, we’ll take a look at U.S. economic relations with China.