What’s happening in Hong Kong?

On this week's show, we are looking at the protests in Hong Kong that have attracted worldwide attention. Students and citizens alike have been...

Blogger in China gets life sentence

A prominent blogger and scholar from the Uighur region of China was sentenced to life in prison Sept. 23. A Chinese court convicted Ilham Tohti, a...

Soft power. Hard money.

China's growing interest in Africa's resources, infrastructure, investments and media is drawing global attention. International headlines from...

Caught in rough waters

Centuries of tension between China and Japan have fueled disputes over claims to energy-rich islands. The disputes surrounding ownership of the...