On Wednesday, January 6, a mob incited by President Donald Trump attacked the United States Capitol, forcing Congress to temporarily abandon a joint session called to certify President-elect Joe Biden’s electoral college...
by Grace | May 13, 2017
A bipartisan U.S. Congressional delegation led by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi visited the...
by Josh Rudolph | Nov 16, 2015
While in China last week, U.S. House Minority Leader and longtime critic of Beijing’s human...
by Samuel Wade | May 30, 2014
U.S. lawmakers are pressing for a street outside China’s Washington embassy to be renamed in honor...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 5, 2009
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Chair of the House Energy and Environment Subcommittee Ed Markey sat down for an exclusive Q&A with CDT during their eight-day trip to China this month. We will post a full Chinese...
by Sophie Beach | May 24, 2009
Much to the surprise of many observers, U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi refused comment on China’s human rights record as she arrived in Beijing today. From the Washington Post: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who...
by Liu Yong | May 22, 2009
From Wall Street Journal: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is due to visit China next week, in what observers here hope will be an improbable continuation of the Obama administration’s charm offensive in China. Widely regarded...
by Xiao Qiang | Nov 10, 2006
From Financial Times, via MSN.com China’s government on Thursday publicly kept its cool on the Democratic party’s victory in US Congressional elections, but Beijing policymakers are unlikely to be pleased to see Nancy Pelosi become House speaker. Asked about implications of the imminent ascent of a congresswoman who once demonstrated for democracy in Tiananmen Square, […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods