Tag: Asia
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Interview
Airdate: July 13, 2011

In this special episode, a Black entrepreneur shares the backstory of his successful pilgrimage from North Carolina to Shanghai and his unique perspective on Chinese culture and the role “race” plays in this once isolated country.

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Interview
Airdate: July 12, 2011

In our continuing series on China, Tavis talks environmental issues with Kongjian Yu and examines some of the challenges facing modern China. He also takes an inside look at the lives of migrant workers and their children and their struggle to better their lives.

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Interview
Airdate: July 11, 2011

In the first show of this week’s special broadcasts on the People’s Republic of China, Tavis discusses the country’s economic and technology boom with Victor Yuan, board chair of China’s most prestigious polling firm, and with venture capitalist Kai Fu Lee, CEO and chair of Innovation Works and one of the “godfathers” of Chinese technology.

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Interview
Airdate: July 8, 2011

Tavis previews the upcoming, week-long series of shows exploring the People’s Republic of China.

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Interview
Airdate: June 20, 2011

Nobel laureate and former U.S. Secretary of State addresses U.S.-China relations, answers his critics who say he could be more vocal about human rights in China and discusses his new book, On China.

S.C. Gov. Nikki Randhawa Haley is the first Indian American woman to hold this office. Photo by: Albert N. Milliron, Wikimedia Commons.
Blog: Staff & Guest Blog
March 25th, 2011

Women’s history month is a celebration of what American women have contributed to U.S. culture. When most people think of American women and their contributions to women’s history, they may switch between African American or Caucasian role models like Rosa Parks, Hillary Rodham Clinton, or Susan B. Anthony. Though these and several other African American [...]

Potassium Iodide
March 19th, 2011

While the tablets can protect the thyroid from absorption of radioactive iodine that is released in a nuclear crisis, the West Coast folks who are popping and/or stockpiling the pills are not going to come into contact with levels high enough to warrant the consumption of the pills.

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