For this month's Readers' Review: "All The Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. The 2014 novel weaves together the stories of a blind French girl and a German orphan during World War II.
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China has become the world’s leading producer of greenhouse gasses – in large part from burning coal. An update on collaborative efforts between the U.S. and China to reduce coal plant emissions and why they could be key to addressing global climate change.
- Bruce Stokes National Journal, international economics columnist German Marshall Fund, fellow
- Orville Schell director, Center on U.S. - China Relations, Asia Society
- Kenneth Lieberthal Director, John L. Thornton China Center, The Brookings Institution; Former senior director for Asia at the National Security Council.
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