Current Affairs Video Gallery

This page features all video coverage of Asia Society New York's recent Current Affairs programming. Please note: Clicking on a video will send you to Asia Society's global video gallery.

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Diplomats, policy analysts, and national security reporters discuss the evolving relationship and present challenges facing U.S.-Pakistan relations.
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What are the implications for free speech and freedom of expression in increasingly right-wing and repressive regimes? MacArthur Fellow Ayesha Jalal discusses with distinguished scholar of religions Wendy Doniger.
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Panelists addressed the impact of Belt and Road Initiative development on Pakistan's environment and ecology. How will the country balance economic growth with environmental stewardship?
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Martin Lee, Nathan Law, and Mak Yin-Ting discuss the contentious relationship between Hong Kong and China.
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A discussion on the future for women and girls in STEM fields from Girls Who Code CEO Reshma Saujani and businesswoman and advocate Nina Davuluri.
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Robert Hefner, Cameron Hume, Anne Marie Murphy, and Mari Elka Pangestu discuss the election in the world's third-largest democracy.
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Maritime historian Steven Ujifusa chronicles the clipper ship’s invention and how it propelled a golden age of trade and commerce, forever changing the economies and societies of the U.S. and China.
Policy
Mohib delivered a talk about his country's security situation before participating in a conversation with NYU Afghanistan expert Barnett Rubin.
Current Affairs
Natashya Gutierrez of Vice Media Asia delivers a presentation on declining press freedom across the continent.
Business
Food and lifestyle platform founder and TV presenter Danielle Chang leads a discussion on Asian influence in the beauty, health, and wellness industries. She spoke to pharmacist Stanley George and food market director Sophia Tsao.
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Members of the Task Force on U.S.-China Policy discuss their new report on the state of the relationship two years into the Trump presidency.
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Parag Khanna discusses his new book on Asia's rise with Michael Froman and David Westin.
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Jesper Koll believes that contrary to popular opinion, Japan's population decline is a big advantage for the country's people.
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Economist Jesper Koll, a longtime resident of Japan, explains why he's so optimistic about the country's future.
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Financier and private equity pioneer Weijian Shan delivers a presentation about his new memoir and then engages in conversation with Thomas Friedman.
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The ASPI vice president and veteran trade negotiator thinks the Trump administration will back off in fear of hurting American consumers.
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Wendy Cutler, Vali Nasr, and John Park join Tom Nagorski for Asia Society's annual look at the year ahead.
Current Affairs
"Young Indians like to dream. They have immense, outsized dreams."