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.”
Can China Finally Solve Its Corruption Problem?
By Shannon Tiezzi
The Party's sixth plenum was an attempt to do just that.
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.