Robert Kapp

former President, US-China Business Council

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President of Robert A. Kapp & Associates, which consults to companies doing business in China; former President of the US-China Business Council, the principal organization of American companies engaged in trade and investment with China

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Google first signaled its  displeasure with China  in January, after discovering that its source code had been hacked and that human rights activists' G-mail accounts had been…

As Google and China Square Off, What's the Fallout ?

Google first signaled its displeasure with China in January, after discovering that its source code had been hacked and that human rights activists' G-mail accounts had been…

from To the Point

Late last year, as Congress considered a ban on imports from overseas "sweatshops," we broadcast a program on working conditions in China.

Are Chinese Workers Paying the Price for Cheap Goods?

Late last year, as Congress considered a ban on imports from overseas "sweatshops," we broadcast a program on working conditions in China.

from To the Point

Some 21 million toys made in China and imported by the United States have been recalled because of lead paint or other dangerous defects.

Are Chinese Workers Paying the Price for Cheap Goods?

Some 21 million toys made in China and imported by the United States have been recalled because of lead paint or other dangerous defects.

from To the Point

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President Trump is holding a press conference at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. In a speech to the U.N.

from News Stories

A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

from To the Point

Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.

from Scheer Intelligence

Absolute immunity, executive privilege, crony privilege?

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Trump’s sometimes, maybe lawyer Rudy Giuliani clearly needs an attorney himself as the investigations involving the former New York City mayor mount.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Lots of news this week.

from Left, Right & Center

Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book, “Talking to Strangers,” is out, while he’s hosting the podcast, “Revisionist History.”

from To the Point

Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.

from KCRW Features