American Café - Voice of America
Join host David Byrd as he talks to some of the fascinating people who help make life in America what it is. Whether its health, technology, entertainment, or culture we'll meet the folks who make America unique.
Autism Awareness Month American Café April 24, 2018 - April 24, 2018
(24/04/2018 @ 18:55)
This week on American Café we mark national Autism Awareness Month with the stories of two women: One a former Justice Department attorney who had a son with autism and the other a San Francisco area entrepreneur and philanthropist who has written a series of books to help families of those with autism.
Preventing Child Sexual Abuse American Café April 17, 2018 - April 17, 2018
(17/04/2018 @ 18:55)
This week on VOA's American Café we'll look at how to prevent child and teen sexual abuse. The former team physician for USA Gymnastics, Larry Nassar, was recently sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for assaulting young women on the US and Michigan State gymnastics teams. We talk to an attorney about what parents can do to protect their children from sexual predators.
Big Fish & Begonia: American Café April 10, 2018 - April 10, 2018
(10/04/2018 @ 18:45)
A new animated film from China, Big Fish & Begonia, tells the story of a young girl from a mystical realm who gives away half her lifetime to save a human boy. The film began as a dream and took 12 years to make before opening to success in China. It has opened in the United States this month. American Café talked to its director Xuan Liang.
Intellectual Property: Who Owns What? American Café April 3, 2018 - April 03, 2018
(03/04/2018 @ 18:50)
President Trump recently announced billions of dollars of tariffs against China. The president said theft of intellectual property by China was one reason for his action. But what is intellectual property and what constitutes piracy? This week we talk with Florida attorney Jamie Marcario about that and what content creators can do to protect themselves.
Saving Wild Pandas American Café March 27, 2018 - March 27, 2018
(27/03/2018 @ 19:50)
This week, we talk to wildlife biologist Jake Owens and documentary filmmaker Drew Fellman about the new movie Pandas, which looks at Owens's work with Chinese biologists to introduce a captive panda cub named Qian Qian into the wild. The film opens April 6th in U.S. theaters.
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