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All Posts Tagged With: "China"

Crossing Heaven’s Border: Introduction

(July 1, 2009) North Korean defectors take a life-threatening journey, traveling thousands of miles through China, Laos and Thailand, in the hope of settling as free citizens in South Korea. Intrepid South Korean journalists risk their own lives to capture the action and emotion.

Jul 12th, 2011 | Comments

China Prep: Introduction

(August 12, 2008) "China Prep" follows five Chinese students through their final high-pressure year at an elite high school in Sichuan Province, where a class of 1,800 teenagers are competing for 59 spots in China’s top two universities.

Jul 11th, 2011 | Comments

World Links: Obama Authorizes More Troops for Afghanistan, Russia and China Sign Oil Trade Agreement

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 13th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.N. Office Attacked in Islamabad, Obama Snubs Dalai Lama

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 5th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: China Celebrates 60th Anniversary, Death Toll in Indonesia Reaches 1,100

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 1st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: France Bulldozes Migrant Camp, China Bans Tourists from Tibet

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 22nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Iran Sets Date for Talks, U.S.-China Trade Dispute Grows

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 14th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Aquino’s Son Will Run for President in the Philippines, Coal Mine Blast in China

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 9th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Merkel “Deeply Regrets” Loss of Innocent Afghan Lives, Rains Displace 600,000 in Africa

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 8th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: World Mourns Senator Ted Kennedy; Dalai Lama to Visit Typhoon-stricken Taiwan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 27th, 2009 | Comments

Once Upon a Coup: History of Equatorial Guinea

Scroll through this interactive timeline to learn about Equatorial Guinea’s colonial past, transition to independence under a brutal dictator, and ongoing wealth disparity amid new oil revenue.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

Once Upon a Coup: China’s Footprint in Africa

China has a voracious demand for resources that Africa possesses. Explore this interactive map to learn where China is extracting oil and minerals from the African continent.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

Once Upon a Coup: Resources

Find additional web-based resources about Equatorial Guinea.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Lockerbie Bomber Released, Ballots Counted in Afghanistan Election

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 20th, 2009 | Comments
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