WBEZ | People's Republic of China http://www.wbez.org/tags/peoples-republic-china Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The 60th anniversary of the People's Republic of China http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/people%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-republic-chinas-60th-anniversary <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/archives/images/cityroom/wv_20091028d_large.png" alt="" /><p><p>This month, the People's Republic of China celebrates the 60th anniversary of its founding.</p><p><a href="http://www.vppps.org/biography.htm" target="_blank">Barry Weisberg</a>, an attorney and Executive Director of the <a href="http://www.vppps.org/" target="_blank">Violence Prevention Peace Promotion Strategy</a>, reflects on China's accomplishments and how the U.S. should engage the new superpower going forward.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><em>Barry Weisberg is global cities contributor for Worldview. His commentaries&nbsp;reflect his own views and not necessarily those of Worldview or WBEZ.</em></p></p> Wed, 28 Oct 2009 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/people%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-republic-chinas-60th-anniversary