Taiwan-China tensions, Parenting text line, Teaching creativity

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China's President Xi Jinping
China’s President Xi Jinping, left. APEC 2013 (CC)

We check in on the escalating tension between Taiwan and China with the help of a foreign policy researcher. Then, one of the directors of a new text program in Wisconsin joins us to share the service that provides resources for parents. Later, we learn about how to teach people to be more creative.

Featured in this Show

  • Tension escalating between China and Taiwan

    China has increased its military activities around Taiwan, causing fears of a potential invasion as countries from the West navigate a complicated foreign policy position. An expert on U.S.-China relations joins us to take the temperature of the current situation.

  • New text service providing parenting resources in Wisconsin

    The United Way of Wisconsin announced a new partnership with the non-profit Bright By Text, which provides parenting advice and child development resources over text. One of the program directors joins us to share how the system works.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Oriana Skylar Mastro Guest
  • Rebecca Levy Guest

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