Zhou Yongkang’s Greatest Crime
April 21, 2015
Zhou Yongkang’s Greatest Crime
According to a Bloomberg report, Zhou spied on China's top leaders, including Xi Jinping.
Zhou Yongkang’s Greatest Crime
What One New CCP Appointment Tells Us About Chinese Politics
April 20, 2015
What One New CCP Appointment Tells Us About Chinese Politics
Wang Zhengwei's appointment as deputy head of the Central United Front Department is a sign of three ongoing trends.
What One New CCP Appointment Tells Us About Chinese Politics
Xi Jinping on Pakistan: 'I Feel As If I Am Going to Visit the Home of My Own Brother'
April 20, 2015
Xi Jinping on Pakistan: 'I Feel As If I Am Going to Visit the Home of My Own Brother'
Ahead of his trip to Pakistan, Xi Jinping published an op-ed outlining his priorities for the visit.
Xi Jinping on Pakistan: 'I Feel As If I Am Going to Visit the Home of My Own Brother'
Behind China’s Cool Response to Hillary’s 2016 Announcement
April 18, 2015
Behind China’s Cool Response to Hillary’s 2016 Announcement
Chinese have mixed feelings about the possibility of a Hillary Clinton presidency.
Behind China’s Cool Response to Hillary’s 2016 Announcement
The <em>Other</em> Reasons China Wants to Block THAAD Deployment
April 18, 2015
The Other Reasons China Wants to Block THAAD Deployment
China's concerns aren't all about security. Having THAAD in South Korea would bring diplomatic headaches as well.
The Other Reasons China Wants to Block THAAD Deployment
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
April 18, 2015
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
Chinese President Xi Jinping will head to Pakistan next week. What's on the agenda?
An 'All Weather' Encounter: China's Xi Jinping Heads to Pakistan
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
April 18, 2015
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
Plus, new details on Zhou Yongkang's crimes and another look at China's ghost cities. Friday China links.
The Real History of the South China Sea Disputes
Will China Ever Embrace Pope Francis?
April 17, 2015
Will China Ever Embrace Pope Francis?
Can China and the Vatican ever reach mutual understanding?
Will China Ever Embrace Pope Francis?
How to Fix China’s Foreign Policy
April 17, 2015
How to Fix China’s Foreign Policy
China's foreign policy apparatus needs a makeover. Here's where to start.
How to Fix China’s Foreign Policy
China’s AIIB: The Final Tally
April 17, 2015
China’s AIIB: The Final Tally
Interesting facts about the members of China's AIIB -- with even more interesting implications.
China’s AIIB: The Final Tally
The Problems With China's Foreign Policy Bureaucracy
April 17, 2015
The Problems With China's Foreign Policy Bureaucracy
China's foreign policy is hampered by bureaucratic restraints.
The Problems With China's Foreign Policy Bureaucracy
China's South African Ties Complicated By Recent Violence
April 17, 2015
China's South African Ties Complicated By Recent Violence
China's foreign minister visited South Africa just as a wave of anti-foreigner violence broke out in Durban.
China's South African Ties Complicated By Recent Violence
Hong Kong and Taiwan: Populism or Democracy?
April 16, 2015
Hong Kong and Taiwan: Populism or Democracy?
Are recent protests in Hong Kong and Taiwan about democracy or a case of populist fever?
Hong Kong and Taiwan: Populism or Democracy?
China Attacks Dalai Lama in New White Paper on Tibet
April 16, 2015
China Attacks Dalai Lama in New White Paper on Tibet
In a lengthy white paper on Tibet, Beijing denounces the Dalai Lama and his "middle way approach."
China Attacks Dalai Lama in New White Paper on Tibet
As Taiwan's Election Season Begins, Beijing Points to Red Lines
April 16, 2015
As Taiwan's Election Season Begins, Beijing Points to Red Lines
The DPP has officially selected a candidate and Beijing is getting nervous.
As Taiwan's Election Season Begins, Beijing Points to Red Lines
What Do Chinese People Actually Think About Politics?
April 15, 2015
What Do Chinese People Actually Think About Politics?
A new survey provides rare insight into the political views of people throughout China.
What Do Chinese People Actually Think About Politics?
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