Zakir Hussain

Zakir Hussain is an Indian tabla player, musical producer, film actor and composer. [Read More]

Yu Jie

Yu Jie (余杰), is a Chinese writer and democracy activist. The bestselling author of more than 30 books, Yu was described by the New York Review of Books in 2012 as “one of China’s most prominent essayists and critics”. [Read More]

Elaine Chao

Elaine Lan Chao served as the 24th United States Secretary of Labor in the Cabinet of President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2009. She was the first Asian Pacific American woman and first Chinese American to be appointed to a President’s cabinet in American history. Chao was the only cabinet member to serve under George W. Bush for his entire administration. [Read More]