Social Justice with Chinese Characteristics?


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When: Apr 2 2021 - 9:00am until Apr 2 2021 - 1:00pm

Middlesex Community College and Asian Studies Development Program FREE Webinar

Social Justice with Chinese Characteristics?

April 2, 2021 9:00 AM EST

FREE Webinar

This FREE webinar will look at Social Justice in China.

Speakers: Peter Hershock, Director of the Asian Studies Development Program of the East-West Center, will talk on “Winner Take All? Artificial Intelligence, ʻSmartʼ Capitalism, and the Ethical Imperative of China-US Cooperation."

Stephen Angle of Wesleyan University will speak on “Human Rights in Chinese Traditions" and Ya-Wen Lei of Harvard University will talk on “Delivering Solidarity: Platform Architecture and Collective Contention in China’s Platform Economy.”  A panel discussion follows.

This event touches on issues of global social justice, politics, economics, history, literature, technology/social media, and gender and is sponsored by MCC-ASDP.

For more information contact:  Dona Cady, [email protected]

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