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June 30, 2017
Date aired: June 26, 2017
Guest: Rose Hong, Executive Director Global Dragon TV, http://www.GlobalDragonTV.com
Rose Hong is a first generation immigrant who came to the U.S. thirty years ago on a full scholarship to study English literature at the University of Maryland. Appearing as a guest on Sharon Kleyne’s nationally syndicated radio program The Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, Global Climate Change and Your Health on VoiceAmerica sponsored by Nature’s Tears® EyeMist®, Hong was effusive in her gratitude for the opportunities she found in the U.S. Calling her adventure at age 23 “a blessed journey,” Hong shared the intimate story about her parents depleting their life savings to buy her a one-way flight to America and provide her with basic funds to survive until she got established and her scholarship activated. A couple of years into her studies, Hong became increasingly interested in mass communications and mass media and earned a master’s degree in the field. After graduating, Hong spent two decades working in international business and the federal government.
In 1997, Hong told Kleyne, she assembled a group of partners and launched Global Dragon TV to provide what Hong described as “a need for Chinese media content.” Global Dragon TV offers 24/7 programming and reaches 70 countries worldwide. Hong herself hosts and produces two weekly TV shows, Global Odyssey and Whole Health Living. Hong is also a board member of Montero Medical Mission, which provides medical and education outreach by sending US volunteer doctors to locations around the world.
Kleyne, whose love for China and the Chinese people is well documented, asked Hong about her native country’s philosophy and health practices. “China invented paper, silk,…