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Mother Jones interactive producer Jaeah Lee at Asia Society New York on June 11, 2014.

Video: Is China's Turn to Fracking a Reason to 'Ban it Everywhere Else?'

As energy consultants and journalists assess China's alternatives to burning coal, not everyone sees fracking as the solution to all its problems. more

China's Coal Districts: 'A Very Visceral Experience'

Reporter Jaeah Lee describes seeing the effects of air pollution firsthand in Lanzhou, and "Gasland" director Josh Fox argues that China's growing reliance on fracking is "all the more reason to ban it everywhere else." more

Fracking and China's Energy Revolution (Complete)

Ella Chou, Josh Fox, Jaeah Lee, Orville Schell, and James West assess China's energy future in light of its growing reliance on fracking. more
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Interview: What Costs Will Fracking Bring to China?

Ahead of a June 19 panel discussion, Mother Jones reporter Jaeah Lee and Climate Desk producer James West talk about China's fracking plans and its energy future. more

Dancing Into the Future (Complete)

A talk, performance, and screening evoke the U.S.-China collaboration that brought the National Dance Institute's approach to arts education to Shanghai. more

Osnos: 'The Whole Country Is Moving at Warp Speed'

The New Yorker correspondent talks about the roots of his longstanding fascination with China and some of characteristics that make life there so distinctive. more

Evan Osnos: China's 'Age of Ambition' (Complete)

Evan Osnos discusses his new book, "Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China," based on eight years of living in Beijing. more

Stephen Roach: 'We Do Not Save as a Nation'

Stephen Roach argues that America needs "a Third Plenum moment" and is less likely to rebalance its economy than China is. more

Stephen Roach: The 'Unbalanced' US-China Relationship

Stephen Roach exposes the pitfalls of the current China-U.S. economic relationship. more
Cui Tiankai, China's Ambassador to the U.S., responds to a question during a panel discussion at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Watch: Experts on Why the US Needs to Reframe its 'Pivot' to Asia

Whether true or not, a U.S. rebalance toward the Asian region “was perceived first as a military type engagement to contain certain other countries in Asia that were growing,” said experts at Asia Society in New York on Tuesday. more