Reports from the United Nations suggest there’s widespread abuse going on in Chinese prisons. The children of inmates are also often mistreated. They’re shunned by society and they fall through the cracks of China’s welfare system.
Chinese President Hu Jintao is set to travel to the U.S. next week for the first state visit by a Chinese president since 1997. It’s been called by some the most important visit by a Chinese official in the past 30 years.Earlier this week in China, President Hu met with U.S.
This news:"China's state media have published pictures that appear to show a prototype of the country's first stealth fighter jet -- a move that supports experts' claims that China's military aviation program is advancing faster than expected."
Liu Xiaobo, a Chinese university professor and outspoken critic of the Chinese government, was imprisoned in 2009 on subversion charges for his involvement with a political manifesto calling for gradual political reforms in China.
This month, the People's Republic of China celebrates the 60th anniversary of its founding.Barry Weisberg, an attorney and Executive Director of the Violence Prevention Peace Promotion Strategy, reflects on China's accomplishments and how the U.S.
Tomorrow, I'll have a story on the air about a new immigrant to the US from China--and the tough competition she's facing looking for work.‚ In reporting the story I've run across a lot of ‚ interesting research about how immigrants are faring during the recession.‚