March 05, 2020
China’s Proposed Immigration Changes Spark Xenophobic Backlash Online
By Chauncey Jung
Beijing is facing the consequences of its own nationalist propaganda strategy.
February 25, 2020
Sister-City Relations and Identity Politics: The Case of Prague, Beijing, Taipei, and Shanghai
By Matej Šimalčík and Adam Kalivoda
Shanghai’s cancellation of its partnership with Prague reveals how normally apolitical relations are increasingly tainted by identity politics.
December 10, 2019
When ‘Chinese People’s Feelings’ are the Only Feelings That Matter
By Jo Kim
The downside of China’s nationalist campaign is looming ever-larger.
August 22, 2018
How China Is Polarized by America
By Xie Tao
Chinese elites are sharply divided in their thinking on the trade war — and China-U.S. relations in general.
March 28, 2018
Can China's Great Show of Unity Last?
By Kerry Brown
The CCP is moving full steam ahead toward its 100th anniversary. But what happens after 2021?
March 01, 2018
China's Cyber Militias
By Nicholas Lyall
China's cyber power is in the grip of dual trends: pluralism and centralization.
November 28, 2017
China’s Political Culture: Assessing ‘Xi Jinping Thought’
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Chongyi Feng.
June 12, 2017
What a University of Maryland Commencement Speech Reveals About China
By Zheng Wang
And it's not what you think.
May 18, 2017
China's Millennials: Consumer Superpower
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Helen Wang.
October 05, 2016
Why Are Chinese Tourists So Badly Behaved?
By David Volodzko
Narratives of exceptionalism and nationalism are crucial ingredients in making an "ugly Chinese" tourist.
July 19, 2016
The South China Sea Case and China's New Nationalism
By Luo Xi
Putting Chinese nationalism in historical context.
July 04, 2016
Chinese Diplomacy in the 21st Century
By Young China Watchers
Thomas Fingar on China's foreign policy decisions.