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Actress Zhao Tao and director Jia Zhangke discuss their long-running collaboration on such films as Platform and The World.
Education

Tony Jackson describes what the American education system needs to leapfrog from its current status today, to one of innovation and effectiveness, especially as it prepares children for a global future. (00:15:29)

Arts
Director Jia Zhangke discusses the aesthetic underlying his films and those of his peers in China's indie cinema movement.
Business
Ajay Chhibber, Arun Kumar, Parag Saxena, and Girish Vanvari analyze the just-released Union budget and what it holds for both Indian businesses and foreign companies doing business in India.
Policy
Shirin Ebadi argues against economic sanctions for Iran—but also says Western businesses should pay a penalty for helping the current regime repress its own people.
Policy
Iranian human rights advocate and Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi shares her thoughts on political Islam and her country's future with Asia Society President Vishakha Desai.
NEW YORK, February 24, 2010 - Cautioning against what he calls "knee-jerk" parallels, military historian Max Boot offers a list of reasons why America's involvement in Afghanistan isn't doomed to become another Vietnam.
Panelists Max Boot, Gordon Goldstein, George Packer, and Rufus Phillips debate whether parallels between the Vietnam War and present-day Afghanistan are valid.
Policy
Center on US-China Relations Director Orville Schell on how a "largely dysfunctional" US government is impeding collaboration with China on key issues.
Policy
Surin Pitsuwan outlines ASEAN's new relationship with the US in the Obama era.
Policy
India's Ambassador to the United States Meera Shankar discusses current relations between the two nations, and what's likely to change in the near future.
Policy
India's Ambassador to the United States Meera Shankar on US-India cooperation on security and counter-terrorism measures in the Asia-Pacific region.