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The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
October 07, 2017
The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
Beijing has a vested interest in the status quo -- not in the Kim dynasty.
The Chinese Dream in Peril: Xi Jinping and the Korean Crisis
Xiongan: A New City for the Xi Jinping Era
May 30, 2017
Xiongan: A New City for the Xi Jinping Era
Why Xiongan is the antithesis of Shenzhen.
Xiongan: A New City for the Xi Jinping Era
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
February 28, 2017
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
The case of a Chinese flag flying over an Angolan construction site.
China Is Carelessly Losing Its Soft Power Battle, One Project at a Time
New Hopes, Old Fears: China’s 19th Party Congress
December 01, 2016
New Hopes, Old Fears: China’s 19th Party Congress
The Congress will do far more than determine China’s next leaders. It will decide the fate of the Communist Party itself.
New Hopes, Old Fears: China’s 19th Party Congress
Could Han Chauvinism Turn the 'Chinese Dream' into a 'Chinese Nightmare'?
June 14, 2016
Could Han Chauvinism Turn the 'Chinese Dream' into a 'Chinese Nightmare'?
By harnessing Chinese chauvinism, the Chinese Dream could help revive China’s historical glory.
Could Han Chauvinism Turn the 'Chinese Dream' into a 'Chinese Nightmare'?
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
May 24, 2016
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
China's possible motives for trying to secure control over the South China Sea.
Why Does China Want to Control the South China Sea?
The New Nationalism: 'Make My Country Great Again'
May 10, 2016
The New Nationalism: 'Make My Country Great Again'
Xi's China Dream meets Trump's "Make America Great Again."
The New Nationalism: 'Make My Country Great Again'
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
China to Launch Second Space Lab in 2016
March 01, 2016
China to Launch Second Space Lab in 2016
China will both launch the Tiangong-2 and conduct its next manned space mission in the second half of this year.
China to Launch Second Space Lab in 2016
What Are the Political, Social, and Strategic Consequences of China's Equity Market Meltdown?
August 29, 2015
What Are the Political, Social, and Strategic Consequences of China's Equity Market Meltdown?
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Shannon Tiezzi discuss recent volatility in China's equity markets.
What Are the Political, Social, and Strategic Consequences of China's Equity Market Meltdown?
Poisoning the Well of US-China Relations
July 12, 2015
Poisoning the Well of US-China Relations
Blaming "hostile foreign forces" for economic and social ills trades short-term gain for long-term pain.
Poisoning the Well of US-China Relations
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
January 16, 2015
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
Xi Jinping quotes an ancient philosopher and offers possible insights into his political beliefs.
Is ‘China’s Machiavelli’ Now Its Most Important Political Philosopher?
Where Does President Xi's Power Come From?
January 06, 2015
Where Does President Xi's Power Come From?
As he pursues anti-corruption and reform, Xi is drawing power and confidence from some unusual sources.
Where Does President Xi's Power Come From?
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
November 11, 2014
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
China's "Asia-Pacific Dream" involves a region led by Beijing, not Washington.
Is There Room for the US in China’s 'Asia-Pacific Dream'?
The China Dream Vs. The American Dream
September 20, 2014
The China Dream Vs. The American Dream
The China Dream is the dream of a nation; the American dream is the dream of an individual.
The China Dream Vs. The American Dream
China’s Political Spectrum under Xi Jinping
August 11, 2014
China’s Political Spectrum under Xi Jinping
China’s president has been positioning himself with respect to competing political ideologies.
China’s Political Spectrum under Xi Jinping
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