A Snub To China?

President Obama met with the Dalai Lama today at the White House, and China isn't happy about it. Obama was careful to travel to China and meet with Chinese President Hu Jintao before meeting with the Dalai Lama, despite the opportunity, but The Atlantic Wire's Max Fisher reports that commentators are talking about how Obama can minimize (and already has tried to minimize) the perceived offense to China's government in sitting down with the spiritual leader.

Presented by

Chris Good is a political reporter for ABC News. He was previously an associate editor at The Atlantic and a reporter for The Hill.

Would You Live in a Treehouse?

A treehouse can be an ideal office space, vacation rental, and way of reconnecting with your youth.

Join the Discussion

After you comment, click Post. If you’re not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Video

Would You Live in a Treehouse?

A treehouse can be an ideal office space, vacation rental, and way of reconnecting with your youth.

Video

Pittsburgh: 'Better Than You Thought'

How Steel City became a bikeable, walkable paradise

Video

A Four-Dimensional Tour of Boston

In this groundbreaking video, time moves at multiple speeds within a single frame.

Video

Who Made Pop Music So Repetitive? You Did.

If pop music is too homogenous, that's because listeners want it that way.

More in Politics

Just In