Kemel Toktomushev Research Fellow, University of Central Asia
Oct 27 , 2020
The U.S. is suffering the world’s worst COVID-19 outbreak among countries of its relative wealth, and many citizens - including presidential candidates Trump and Biden - are pointing fingers at China. The climate of xenophobia and discrimination has put the Asian American demographic at risk physically, and economically.
Philip Cunningham Independent Scholar
Jul 30 , 2020
The White House’s attempt to bar many foreign students from returning to the US to continue their studies threatens to damage America’s reputation for educational tolerance and intellectual inquiry – not to mention the fact that it may well turn foreign students against the US.
Li Yan Deputy Director of Institute of American Studies, CICIR
Jun 24 , 2020
Of the many efforts the United States has made to decouple with China, its moves to prohibit cultural exchanges, including advanced studies, are least likely to work and undermine a key stabilizer in relations.
Tom Watkins Advisor, Michigan-China Innovation Center
Feb 04 , 2020
The U.S.-China relationship is undoubtedly weakening. Bridging the educational endeavors of the two nations may pave the pathway to more harmonious Sino-American relations.