Journalism under Fire
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2020
Julie McCarthy (NPR), Lingling Wei (The Wall Street Journal), Bob Davis (The Wall Street Journal)
with moderator Bill Clifford (World Affairs Councils of America) on:
Covering Crisis in China
10:00am - 11:15am MST
This session presented in partnership with the World Affairs Councils of America
Recently, the Chinese government began to crack down on Hong Kong's free press, including the prominent arrest of Jimmy Lai, owner of The Daily Apple. What will come next for Hong Kong's freedom of expression? Lingling will share her story of her recent expulsion from China, and she and Bob Davis will discuss their new book, Superpower Showdown: How the Battle Between Trump and Xi Threatens a New Cold War.