John Fraser

Podium

John Fraser

John Fraser (the author of “The Chinese: Portrait of a People” and chair of the Canadian Journalism Foundation) presents a speech at a symposium hosted by the Canadian Coalition for Democracies (CCD), Ottawa, Ont., June 10, 2008. The symposium is entitled “The People’s Republic of China: Foreign Policy Risks and Opportunities.”

Mr. Fraser’s speech explores China’s history, its present conditions, and its future. Mr. Fraser focuses on the possible effects that the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics may have on the People’s Republic of China.