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Kristof: Civil Society as a Guarantee of Sustainability

New York Times columnist and social activist Nicholas Kristof speculates about China's future and offers thoughts on the relationship between economic liberalization and political openness. more

Kristof: 'A Real Failure to Cover Humanitarian Crises'

"If these issues are not covered," Nicholas Kristof says of refugee crises in Syria and elsewhere, "they will not get addressed." more

President's Forum with Nicholas Kristof (Complete)

The New York Times columnist and social activist joins Asia Society President Josette Sheeran for a talk on topics such as China, journalism, advocacy, and philanthropy. more

Evans J.R. Revere: 'At the End of the Day, China Has North Korea's Back'

Panelists with expertise on Northeast Asia discuss relationships in the region and what threats there are to security. more

Security in Northeast Asia (Complete)

Barbara Demick, Victor Cha, Evans J.R. Revere, Hitoshi Tanaka discuss how Japan, South Korea, and the U.S. might be able to cooperate better on northeast Asian regional issues. more

Margaret Ng: Taiwan Sees Hong Kong as a 'Cautionary Tale'

Hong Kong activist discusses the "exciting" Occupy Central protests and how Hong Kongers should fight for true democracy and rule of law with everything they've got. more

Michael Meyer: 'There Are No 4-H Clubs in China'

Michael Meyer describes the depopulation of China's rural areas, and attendant pressures on its agriculture, to fellow writer Ian Buruma. more

The Other China, with Michael Meyer and Ian Buruma (Complete)

Writers Michael Meyer and Ian Buruma engage in a discussion centered on Meyer's new book, a genre-crossing portrait of changes underway in China's countryside. more

Kevin Rudd: 'A Posture of Constructive Realism'

ASPI President Kevin Rudd calls for China and the U.S. to identify areas "where they cannot agree," before determining the issues on which they may be able to work together. more

Asia's Future: Kevin Rudd in Conversation with Charlie Rose (Complete)

ASPI President Kevin Rudd joins journalist Charlie Rose for a talk on the future of Asia, China, and the world in which Rudd offers his perspectives on how Asian countries can confront common challenges. more