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The Rise Of Digital Authoritarianism Conference: China, AI And Human Rights | Day 4

via Hoover Daily Report
Friday, October 9, 2020

The 4th day of The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights Conference featured a keynote address by Audrey Tang, Digital Minister, Taiwan and a panel discussion on "How Democracies Should Respond to China's Emergence as an AI Superpower." And a Closing Keynote & Conversation with Fei-Fei Li | Co-Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI) on Strengthening Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence.

Military and Security Threats

Articles On: Taiwan Coast Guard, China's Defense, and Cybersecurity

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, March 29, 2020

Articles on the comprehensive military modernization and expansion program undertaken by the Chinese Communist Party, which supports an increasingly aggressive foreign policy and threatens the safety of China's neighbors.

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The Rise Of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights | Day 2

via Hoover Podcasts
Friday, October 2, 2020

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The 2nd day of The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism: China, AI, & Human Rights Conference featured a keynote address by Eric Schmidt, former executive chairman and CEO, Google and Cofounder, Schmidt Futures and a panel discussion on "The Ethics of Doing Business with China and Chinese Companies." 
H. R. McMaster, Spring 2019
In the News

A Conversation With Former US National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster

mentioning H. R. McMastervia The Washington Post
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Former U.S. national security advisor H.R. McMaster joins Washington Post national security reporter Ellen Nakashima on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss his forthcoming book, “Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World,” how the global pandemic affects the most pressing foreign policy challenges and America’s standing in the world today.

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Establishing Resistance To Overseas Influence

mentioning Hoover Institutionvia Japan Times
Sunday, September 27, 2020

China’s influence-building operations have been receiving increased global attention in recent years.

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Trump's Former National Security Adviser Says President's Refusal To Commit To Peaceful Transfer Of Power Is Disappointing

quoting H. R. McMastervia CNN Politics
Thursday, September 24, 2020

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser H.R. McMaster lamented Thursday the President's refusal to commit to providing a peaceful post-election transition of power on Thursday and dismissed the notion of potential military involvement.

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GoodFellows: Defending The Free World

interview with John H. Cochrane, Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMaster, Bill Whalenvia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, September 24, 2020

In his three-plus decades of service to his country, Hoover senior fellow and former national security advisor H. R. McMaster fought for freedom’s cause and defended America’s national security interests abroad. The author of  the newly released book Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World shares his world vision—rival powers’ mindsets and warnings of crises to come—with Hoover senior fellows Niall Ferguson and John Cochrane. 

Military and Security Threats

Articles On: China and India Relationship, COVID-19, and Technology

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, May 24, 2020

The Chinese Communist Party, through its control of the People’s Liberation Army and the intelligence services, has undertaken a comprehensive military modernization and expansion program that threatens the safety of its neighbors as the Party pursues an increasingly aggressive foreign policy.

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China, Hong Kong, And The Future Of Freedom: A Dialogue Between Director Condoleezza Rice And Lord Chris Patten

interview with Condoleezza Rice, Chris Pattenvia Fellow Talks
Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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The Hoover Institution hosts China, Hong Kong, and the Future of Freedom: A Dialogue Between Director Condoleezza Rice and Lord Chris Patten on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. PDT.

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Former Top Trump Adviser Calls President's Policy 'Unwise'

mentioning H. R. McMastervia CNN Politics
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser H.R. McMaster said the withdrawal of US troops from places like Afghanistan and Germany are "mistakes" from a long-term national security perspective and called for a sustained commitment to assisting the Afghan government and its security forces.

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