Assignment Asia

Assignment Asia

Reports, interviews and first-person accounts highlight social issues around Asia.

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Tue, 7/16 at 5:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Xinjiang: The Pains and Gains of Development

The rapid growth of China affects the far northwestern region of Xinjiang.

Fri, 7/19 at 7:30 am America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Xinjiang: The Pains and Gains of Development

The rapid growth of China affects the far northwestern region of Xinjiang.

Tue, 7/23 at 5:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Art, Tradition, and Identity

Artists work to keep Ottoman miniature art alive in Istanbul; lion dancing in Hong Kong; a man uses rap music to promote China's Xinjiang culture.

Fri, 7/26 at 7:30 am America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Art, Tradition, and Identity

Artists work to keep Ottoman miniature art alive in Istanbul; lion dancing in Hong Kong; a man uses rap music to promote China's Xinjiang culture.

Tue, 7/30 at 5:00 pm America/Chicago on KLRU Q

Forced to Fight: Children on Myanmar's Battlefields

Young villagers in Myanmar talk about being forced into working as soldiers by the military or insurgents.