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Another Look at China’s Leaders After the 2015 Plenum
November 03, 2015
Another Look at China’s Leaders After the 2015 Plenum
Where does Xi Jinping fit in China's political spectrum? And what does this mean for the rest of his time in power?
Another Look at China’s Leaders After the 2015 Plenum
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
April 22, 2015
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
China's leaders are most popular in Africa, but face high disapproval ratings in the West and parts of Asia.
The World Doesn't Think Much of China’s Leaders (Literally)
Are We Living in a 'Chinese Century'?
January 23, 2015
Are We Living in a 'Chinese Century'?
Is China truly the world's number one -- and does it even want to be?
Are We Living in a 'Chinese Century'?
President Xi and China's Future Leaders
December 16, 2014
President Xi and China's Future Leaders
Unlike his predecessors, Xi hasn't signaled close personal support for any potential successors. Why?
President Xi and China's Future Leaders
Xi Jinping, China’s First 'Blogger'
September 12, 2014
Xi Jinping, China’s First 'Blogger'
A look at New Sayings From Zhejiang, a collection of Xi Jinping essays from 2003 to 2007.
Xi Jinping, China’s First 'Blogger'
China's Princelings and the CCP
July 07, 2014
China's Princelings and the CCP
The Diplomat speaks with Kerry Brown about his new book, "The New Emperors: Power and the Princelings in China".
China's Princelings and the CCP
China's Most Important Constituency: Xi Jinping's Family
June 11, 2014
China's Most Important Constituency: Xi Jinping's Family
Chinese leaders' most important (and most sacred) promises are made to their family networks.
China's Most Important Constituency: Xi Jinping's Family
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