Why Is China Insisting It Is a Democracy?
By Brian Wong
The attempt to frame an alternative model of democracy highlights a shift in the CCP’s quest for legitimacy.
COVID-19 and Trust in the Chinese Government: What Do We Actually Know?
By Allison Quatrini
We need to be cautious about survey data exploring the Chinese public's attitudes toward their government.
US-China Cooperation: The Shadow of Legitimacy
By Lily McElwee
Washington’s refusal to accept the Chinese one-party state’s legitimacy represents a fundamental roadblock for future cooperation.