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Protestors hold up red signs saying Taiwan does not equal China.
Protestors hold up red signs saying Taiwan does not equal China.
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"Washington appears to have underestimated or dismissed the possibility of a severe Chinese reaction to Pelosi’s visit," writes Paul Heer in the National Interest.
Speaker Pelosi and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen meet in Taipei, Taiwan on August 3, 2022.
Speaker Pelosi and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen meet in Taipei, Taiwan on August 3, 2022.
Speaker Pelosi and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen meet in Taipei, Taiwan on August 3, 2022.
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Paul Heer joins Deep Dish to argue that engagement is necessary in shaping the US-China relationship.
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As China and the United States enter an era of competition, an expert panel assesses the future of US policy toward Taiwan and its subsequent effect on US-China relations.

NPR's Sarah Gilbert Joins the Council

After an extensive nationwide search, the Chicago Council on Global Affairs is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah Gilbert as Chief Content Officer. Gilbert comes to the Council from NPR where she was the Vice President of News Programming.
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If Russia's war on Ukraine continues to escalate, could nuclear weapons enter the picture? Emma Belcher looks at the risk and what we can do to reduce the threat.

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