Anthony Kuhn http://wvxu.org en China's President Says His Anti-Corruption Drive Is Deadlocked http://wvxu.org/post/chinas-president-says-his-anti-corruption-drive-deadlocked There's been much to-do about China's anti-corruption drive, and the leading example of that effort has been the downfall of a man who was once one of the country's most powerful officials, ex-security czar Zhou Yongkang.<p>But <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/07/29/336260102/china-puts-former-top-communist-party-official-under-investigation">the Chinese government's unprecedented decision to investigate Zhou,</a> which potentially paves the way for formal corruption charges, may not be quite the triumph many observers assumed. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:20:00 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 30184 at http://wvxu.org China's President Says His Anti-Corruption Drive Is Deadlocked Flight Delays In China Leave Travelers Feeling Squeezed http://wvxu.org/post/flight-delays-china-leave-travelers-feeling-squeezed <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPp7vkbYq78</p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:20:00 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 29900 at http://wvxu.org Flight Delays In China Leave Travelers Feeling Squeezed Beijing Begins Apparent Corruption Probe Into High-Level Official http://wvxu.org/post/beijing-begins-apparent-corruption-probe-high-level-official China has begun investigations into one of the country's senior politicians. Zhou Yongkang was a former domestic security chief, and he's suspected of "serious disciplinary violations" — a phrase which usually stands for corruption. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:09:00 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 29810 at http://wvxu.org Fast-Food Scandal Revives China's Food Safety Anxieties http://wvxu.org/post/fast-food-scandal-revives-chinas-food-safety-anxieties A U.S. company that supplies meat to some of the world's largest fast-food chains in China has pulled all its products made by a Chinese subsidiary, after reports that it was selling expired products.<p>The food safety scandal that erupted in China in the last week has also spread overseas, affecting chain restaurants in Japan and Hong Kong, and prompted calls for tighter food safety regulation in China.<p>The privately held OSI is headquartered in Aurora, Ill., and claims 50 manufacturing facilities worldwide. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:27:00 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 29759 at http://wvxu.org Fast-Food Scandal Revives China's Food Safety Anxieties News Anchor On Losing Side Of China's Anti-Corruption Campaign http://wvxu.org/post/celebrity-news-anchor-swept-chinas-anti-corruption-effort Chinese often complain that corruption is endemic in every sector of their society. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:12:00 +0000 Anthony Kuhn 29714 at http://wvxu.org News Anchor On Losing Side Of China's Anti-Corruption Campaign