November 15, 2016
In China, a Tale of 2 Plenums: 'Core Leader' Vs. Collective Leadership
By Benjamin Lee
Media highlight Xi’s new “core” status, but documents from the Sixth Plenum emphasize on “democratic centralism.”
October 29, 2016
Can China Finally Solve Its Corruption Problem?
By Shannon Tiezzi
The Party's sixth plenum was an attempt to do just that.
January 06, 2015
Where Does President Xi's Power Come From?
By Jin Kai
As he pursues anti-corruption and reform, Xi is drawing power and confidence from some unusual sources.