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Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
October 10, 2017
Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
Authoritarian rule in China poses a growing threat to democracy elsewhere.
Political Struggles at Home Shape Beijing’s Meddling Abroad
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
China’s 19th Party Congress: Projecting the Next Politburo Standing Committee
October 06, 2017
China’s 19th Party Congress: Projecting the Next Politburo Standing Committee
The composition of the Politburo and its Standing Committee will provide vital clues about the state of Chinese politics.
China’s 19th Party Congress: Projecting the Next Politburo Standing Committee
China’s 19th Party Congress: Political Precedent and the Politburo Standing Committee
October 04, 2017
China’s 19th Party Congress: Political Precedent and the Politburo Standing Committee
While lacking transparency, Chinese politics is actually quite predictable.
China’s 19th Party Congress: Political Precedent and the Politburo Standing Committee
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics, Part 2
October 02, 2017
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics, Part 2
Will Xi Jinping remain in charge after 2022?
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics, Part 2
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics
September 29, 2017
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics
It's time to push back against the “Xi Forever” narrative and take a deep dive into political maneuvering in China.
China's Next President: Reading the Tea Leaves of Chinese Politics
Politics to Rule Economics at China’s ‘Game Of Thrones’
September 19, 2017
Politics to Rule Economics at China’s ‘Game Of Thrones’
Policy stability will be a key focus of both China’s government and central bank ahead of the 19th National Congress.
Politics to Rule Economics at China’s ‘Game Of Thrones’
The 12 Regions of China: Past and Present
July 17, 2017
The 12 Regions of China: Past and Present
Rather than viewing China as a monolith, the country can be understood as 12 distinct regions.
The 12 Regions of China: Past and Present
On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
May 15, 2017
On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
Imagining what Xi Jinping would say if he had to campaign for re-election in a multi-party contest.
On the Chinese Campaign Trail: The Path to the 19th Party Congress
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
May 05, 2017
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
A biography of Li Zhanshu, the right-hand man to Xi Jinping.
Meet China's Emerging Number 2
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
March 02, 2017
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
How one artist pushes back.
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
December 10, 2016
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
Populism may be surging in the West, but it's a phenomenon across the Asia-Pacific as well.
The Global Populist Surge Is More than Just a Western Story—Just Look at Asia
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
November 05, 2016
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
The Diplomat‘s Editor-in-Chief Shannon Tiezzi joins Ankit Panda to discuss Chinese politics after the Sixth Plenum.
China's 6th Plenum: Why You Should Care
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
November 05, 2016
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
The title signals political stability for the coming years and is good for China's future reforms.
Xi Jinping's 'Core Leader' Status Will Help China's Reforms in Coming Years
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
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
April 13, 2016
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
Kerry Brown on Xi Jinping and the future of Chinese politics.
Charting the Rise of Xi Jinping
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