Understanding China's University Influence

Episode 167 · April 29th, 2021 · 18 mins 37 secs

About this Episode

In this episode: CRC’s Communications and External Relations Director Sarah Lee interviews National Association of Scholars Senior Research Fellow Rachelle Peterson about her work related to the Confucius Institutes, ostensible Chinese cultural education centers that function as propaganda arms of the Chinese Communist Party. NAS has been following the Confucius Institutes for years, observing how their funding by organizations and individuals tied to the CCP, and how they’re possibly beginning to rebrand themselves in light of recent criticism. The subject of American radicalism, donor privacy, and the role of nonprofits in national security all discussed. Check out both NAS’ and CRC’s work on the subject of Confucius Institutes and foreign funding of American nonprofits below.

Read more: https://capitalresearch.org/article/the-confucius-institutes-and-ccp-propaganda-on-college-campuses/

https://www.nas.org/blogs/article/china-is-rebranding-its-confucius-institutes

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