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 /  New York

Reconciling Buddhism And Buddhists' Atrocities

NEW YORK, February 16, 2018 — Thupten Jinpa, a Buddhist scholar and the longtime English translator of the Dalai Lama, explains how to reconcile the compassionate teachings of Buddhism with Buddhists' atrocious treatment of the Muslim Rohingya minority in Myanmar. (1 min., 46 sec.)


Education
Journalist Dan Rather says the American education system lacks a "global perspective."
Education
 /  New York
Veteran newsman Dan Rather joins a panel of experts to assess what lessons America's education system can take from Asia.
Policy
 /  New York
Ian Johnson, Roderick MacFarquhar and moderator Orville Schell speculate about what China's near future might conceivably look like.
Policy
 /  New York
Experts assess in wake of Bo Xilai scandal.
Policy
In Washington, Michele A. Flournoy discusses the importance of the Asia Pacific region and rebuts current narratives of America's decline.
Policy
John D. Negroponte, Thomas R. Pickering and Frank G. Wisner discuss Iran's nuclear policies and U.S.-China relations.
Business
 /  Texas
What's behind a city's changing character.
Business
 /  Texas
Dr. Stephen L. Klineberg posits the changing face of Houston as a glimpse of America's future.
Policy
Excerpts from an acceptance speech and a panel discussion featuring this year's honorees at Asia Society Washington's Awards Dinner.
Policy
 /  New York
Standard & Poor's possible downgrade of India's investment status "reflects some of the current problems India is having," said Ambassador Nancy Powell.
Bangladeshi photographer and activist Shahidul Alam talks about the power of photography to promote change.
Business
 /  New York
Co-authors of Jugaad Innovation explore how the West can accelerate growth by embracing the art of frugal engineering that's being pioneered in emerging economies.