Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
April 22, 2016
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
Xi's quest to expand his personal authority over the Chinese military continues.
Xi Jinping Has a New Title: Commander-in-Chief of the People's Liberation Army
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
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
April 09, 2016
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
Plus, the Great Firewall under fire, OBOR, and China picking up Russia's slack in Kyrgyzstan. Friday China links.
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
Amid Signs of Xi’s Weakness, Appeals for Detained Activists Get Results
April 08, 2016
Amid Signs of Xi’s Weakness, Appeals for Detained Activists Get Results
"China’s censors, secret police, and even President Xi Jinping may not be as all-powerful as they appear."
Amid Signs of Xi’s Weakness, Appeals for Detained Activists Get Results
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
China's Role in the North Korean Puzzle
April 04, 2016
China's Role in the North Korean Puzzle
Can China actually take a leading role on the North Korea issue?
China's Role in the North Korean Puzzle
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
Is China's Football Dream Becoming Reality?
March 31, 2016
Is China's Football Dream Becoming Reality?
For the first time in 15 years, China is one step from qualifying for the World Cup.
Is China's Football Dream Becoming Reality?
President Xi's Visit to Czech Republic Sparks Praise, Protests
March 30, 2016
President Xi's Visit to Czech Republic Sparks Praise, Protests
Xi Jinping's visit to Prague crowns two years of deepening ties -- but not everyone is happy about that.
President Xi's Visit to Czech Republic Sparks Praise, Protests
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
India's Place in the Sun: The International Solar Alliance
March 23, 2016
India's Place in the Sun: The International Solar Alliance
India is set to lead the International Solar Alliance, but its task is not without challenges.
India's Place in the Sun: The International Solar Alliance
Xi Jinping and Maritime Militarization
March 23, 2016
Xi Jinping and Maritime Militarization
Fuzzy “pink lines” in the water.
Xi Jinping and Maritime Militarization
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
March 23, 2016
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
What’s changed and why?
US Experts Talk Chinese PLA Reform
How Obama Views Asia-Pacific Leaders
March 21, 2016
How Obama Views Asia-Pacific Leaders
Which leaders does Barack Obama get along particularly well with?
How Obama Views Asia-Pacific Leaders
What Do Chinese Leaders Believe?
March 14, 2016
What Do Chinese Leaders Believe?
Do Chinese leaders truly believe in Communism?
What Do Chinese Leaders Believe?
What the US Gets Wrong About India's Relationship With China
March 13, 2016
What the US Gets Wrong About India's Relationship With China
India's relationship with China goes far beyond security issues.
What the US Gets Wrong About India's Relationship With China
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