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The Brian Lehrer Show

Puns Punted From Chinese Media

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Pulitzer-prize winning writer and former New York Times reporter Sheryl WuDunn talks about China's media-wide ban on puns and wordplay.

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New Sounds

Reflections of China

Sunday, November 30, 2014

For this New Sounds, listen to music inspired by the image of the plum blossom, China, or variations on the plum blossom.

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New Sounds

Global Collaborations

Saturday, November 22, 2014

This New Sounds program highlights some unexpected global collaborations- including but not limited to- Uzbeki bluegrass, Mardi Gras marching bands with Argentinean tango flair, & more.

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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch plays an imitation game, SNL teases Twitter, Willow and Jayden Smith confuse almost everyone. 
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The Leonard Lopate Show

A Chinese-American Leaves Home in Search for Freedom, In Communist China

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Val Wang was raised in a strict Chinese-American household in the suburbs. She shaved her head and became a leftist, but her ultimate rebellion was moving to China. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Hygiene, Handshakes, and Holding Back: Rules for a Western Etiquette Guide

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Eden Collinsworth talks about how she came to write a Western etiquette guide for Chinese businessmen in I Stand Corrected.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

A breakthrough in the fight against climate change

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

A breakthrough in the fight against climate change

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The Takeaway

Putin Uses Ukraine, Iran to Antagonize the West

Thursday, November 13, 2014

From Ukraine to Iran, Russian President Vladimir Putin isn’t afraid of antagonizing the West—even if it does come with some economic pain.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Our Climate Deal with China

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jingping announced a climate agreement this morning. We'll hear how each country is planning to curb carbon emissions. 

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The Takeaway

China, U.S. Reach Landmark Climate Deal

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

After two days of meetings in China, President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping have set new targets to cut carbon emissions by 2030.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Why China Gave the U.S. the Cold Shoulder in 1945

Monday, November 10, 2014

Richard Bernstein, foreign correspondent and former Beijing bureau chief for Time, tells why relations between China and America changed in 1945.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

What hopes for detente between Japan and China?

Thursday, November 06, 2014

What hopes for detente between Japan and China?

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WNYC News

Chinese Artists Want Your Help Mopping Times Square

Sunday, November 02, 2014

The collective Polit-Sheer-Form-Office hopes their upcoming art performance will get people to stop... and help clean up NYC.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

25 Years in 25 Days (2008): A Big Year for China

Friday, October 24, 2014

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei and former NPR correspondent Louisa Lim reflect on a year that brought the Olympics and heartache to China -- and complicated our vision of Beijing.

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FT Big Read

Silk Road Redux - a conversation with Tobias Buck

Friday, October 17, 2014

Silk Road Redux - a conversation with Tobias Buck

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FT Big Read

Why Chinese migrants are doing so well in Spain

Friday, October 10, 2014

Why Chinese migrants are doing so well in Spain

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The Takeaway

Hong Kong Leaders Open to Talks with Protestors

Friday, October 03, 2014

Hong Kong's Beijing-appointed leader announced that he won't be stepping down, but said he is open to talks with the protesters.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Hong Kong's political crisis

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Hong Kong's political crisis

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Hong Kong Erupts

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Washington Post Beijing correspondent William Wan updates the situation in Hong Kong.

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The Takeaway

Trouble at Home: Hong Kong's Path to Democracy

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Journalist and professor Louisa Lim explains what it's been like to watch the streets where she grew up erupt in chaos almost overnight.

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