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AUG 29, 2018 Article

Information Warfare: the Communist Party of China’s Influence Operations in the United States and Japan

This report examines the Communist Party of China's political influence operations in the United States and Japan. It summarizes these operations, paying special attention to ...

AUG 29, 2018 Podcast

Spotting China's Influence Operations, with Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian

The Chinese Communist Party's main goals for influence operations in the U.S are "to make sure that the U.S. does not stand in ...

AUG 28, 2018 Transcript

Japan's Cultural Diplomacy, with Warren A. Stanislaus

According to Warren Stanislaus Japan's more proactive approach to public diplomacy in recent years is fueled by real concern that if it doesn't take the ...

Xinhua's Hong Kong headquarters. CREDIT: <a href="">Ming Xia</a> <a href="">(CC)</a>

AUG 27, 2018 Podcast

Political Influence Operations, with Darren E. Tromblay

"I see Russia as conducting more smash-and-grab type influence operations. China is in it for the longer term," says author and former U.S. government ...

AUG 15, 2018 Podcast

Banned in China, with Andrew J. Nathan

What's the "anaconda in the chandelier" in China that looms over foreign scholars, journalists, and Chinese citizens expressing their opinions? Find out in this podcast ...

Stern School of Business, New York University. CREDIT: <a href="">Memorial Student Center Texas A&M University (CC)</a>

AUG 13, 2018 Podcast

China's Presence on U.S. Campuses, with Jack Marr

Boise State University's Jack Marr discusses how China's approach to the world has changed, from keeping a low profile to "a great push outward." Last ...

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AUG 7, 2018 Podcast

Japan-China Battles for Hearts & Minds, with Giulio Pugliese

Japan and China, while in a "tactical détente," are engaged in an information battle for foreign hearts and minds over the South China Sea ...

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AUG 6, 2018 Podcast

China-Taiwan "Political Warfare" with Russell Hsiao

China and Taiwan have been trying to influence each other ever since 1949, often through very subversive means, says the Global Taiwan Institute's Russell Hsiao, so ...

Great Hall of the People, Beijing, March, 2011. CREDIT: <a href="">Remko Tanis</a> <a href="">(CC)</a>

AUG 1, 2018 Podcast

China's Influence Operations, with Peter Mattis

What's the difference between "influence" and "interference" when it comes to China's propaganda operations? How are these efforts structured? War on the Rocks contributing editor ...

JUL 18, 2018 Podcast

China's "Opinion Deterrence" with Isaac Stone Fish

"I think it's important to contrast what China is doing with what Russia is doing," says Asia Society's Isaac Stone Fish. "Russia influence operations and ...