US Public Radio Series
America Abroad is an award-winning documentary radio program distributed by Public Radio International (PRI) and broadcast on public radio stations nationwide. Each month, we take an in-depth look at one critical issue in international affairs and U.S. foreign policy.
America's relationship with China is one that has been tested over the years. With the US promoting democracy and China maintaining its Communist regime, theirs is a strange pairing that seems to be made possible primarily through vigorous trade.
In his presidential inaugural address, George W. Bush called for an "end to tyranny around the world." America Abroad examines the impact of President Bush's words for those inside and outside the government seeking to promote greater democracy and human rights in People's Republic of China.
Guests on this program include:
The program examines the history of the region, US policy towards Iraq, and how Iraq will likely function after the fall of Saddam Hussein.
Hosts: Garrick Utley, Marvin Kalb, Margaret Warner, Steve Roberts / Length: 51 minutes / Airdate: Feb 2003