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On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
May 15, 2017
On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
Imagining what Xi Jinping would say if he had to campaign for re-election in a multi-party contest.
On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
May 05, 2017
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
A biography of Li Zhanshu, the right-hand man to Xi Jinping.
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
March 02, 2017
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
How one artist pushes back.
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
December 10, 2016
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
Populism may be surging in the West, but it's a phenomenon across the Asia-Pacific as well.
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
November 05, 2016
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
The Diplomat‘s Editor-in-Chief Shannon Tiezzi joins Ankit Panda to discuss Chinese politics after the Sixth Plenum.
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
November 05, 2016
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
The title signals political stability for the coming years and is good for China's future reforms.
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
Modern China’s Revolutionary Dream
May 09, 2016
Modern China’s Revolutionary Dream
The role Xi Jinping envisions for the Chinese Communist Party -- and himself.
Modern China’s Revolutionary Dream
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
April 13, 2016
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
Kerry Brown on Xi Jinping and the future of Chinese politics.
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
April 07, 2016
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
Guo Boxiong is the latest PLA 'tiger' to fall to Xi's anti-corruption campaign.
Xi Jinping's PLA Ambitions: Why Guo Boxiong Had to Go
Sorry, There's No 'Cult of Personality' in China
April 04, 2016
Sorry, There's No 'Cult of Personality' in China
Instead, we should be aware of anti-reforms forces as reforms enter ‘deep water’ areas.
Sorry, There's No 'Cult of Personality' in China
Trump, Mao, and Xi: The Perils of Charisma-Driven Politics
March 28, 2016
Trump, Mao, and Xi: The Perils of Charisma-Driven Politics
China's painful experiences with personality cults in politics have lessons for two modern-day figures.
Trump, Mao, and Xi: The Perils of Charisma-Driven Politics
A Deep Divide Emerges in China: How Do Intellectuals Relate to the State?
February 01, 2016
A Deep Divide Emerges in China: How Do Intellectuals Relate to the State?
China's intelligentsia continue to grapple with just how they relate to the state.
A Deep Divide Emerges in China: How Do Intellectuals Relate to the State?
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
December 31, 2015
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
Whether bullying or flattering the top leader, China's bureaucracy always has its own interests at heart.
Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory on Chinese Politics
Interview: Daniel Bell
December 17, 2015
Interview: Daniel Bell
Chinese meritocracy and the limits of democracy
Interview: Daniel Bell
What Is China's Fifth Plenum and Why Did It Matter?
November 03, 2015
What Is China's Fifth Plenum and Why Did It Matter?
Ankit Panda and Shannon Tiezzi discuss the social, political, and economic outcomes of China's fifth plenum.
What Is China's Fifth Plenum and Why Did It Matter?
What to Expect at China's Upcoming Fifth Plenum
October 26, 2015
What to Expect at China's Upcoming Fifth Plenum
Chinese leaders prepare to gather to chart an economic path for the People's Republic through 2020.
What to Expect at China's Upcoming Fifth Plenum
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