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To what extent is China communist?

08/13/08 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Next up, a look at the economic and human rights situation in China. We’ll hear an interview with Doug Guthrie, a leading scholar on China.

Guthrie is a professor of sociology at New York University. He’s the author of several books on China including Dragon in a Three-Piece Suit: The Emergence of Capitalism in China. In the wake of the massive media coverage of the Olympics in China, there were big missing questions: to what extent is China’s government communist, how much freed...

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Chinese ambassador addresses Tampa chamber listen

12/06/07 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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China’s Deputy Ambassador to the United States spoke at a meeting about doing business with his country at the University of Tampa today.

Zheng Zeguang spoke about China’s economy and environment to an audience of 40 from the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.

Zheng, whose official title is Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the U.S., said his country faces three major challenges.

“Number one is the environment. We’re confronted wit...

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