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What Will Be Added to the Chinese Communist Party’s Constitution?
September 19, 2017
What Will Be Added to the Chinese Communist Party’s Constitution?
The CCP is set to revise its constitution and Xi Jinping’s political thoughts are a barometer of what will be included.
What Will Be Added to the Chinese Communist Party’s Constitution?
China Accuses Its Top 3 Internet Giants of Potentially Violating Cybersecurity Law
August 12, 2017
China Accuses Its Top 3 Internet Giants of Potentially Violating Cybersecurity Law
Tencent, Baidu, and Sina are being investigated by the Chinese Cyberspace Administration.
China Accuses Its Top 3 Internet Giants of Potentially Violating Cybersecurity Law
China’s Communist Party Issues Strict Cyber Rules For Party Members
August 03, 2017
China’s Communist Party Issues Strict Cyber Rules For Party Members
China's more than 80 million Communist Party members have new restrictions on their online behavior.
China’s Communist Party Issues Strict Cyber Rules For Party Members
China’s Military Parade Reaffirms Communist Party’s Absolute Control Over Army
August 01, 2017
China’s Military Parade Reaffirms Communist Party’s Absolute Control Over Army
The theme of “following the Party's command” dominated China’s massive military parade held on July 30.
China’s Military Parade Reaffirms Communist Party’s Absolute Control Over Army
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
July 31, 2017
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
China must make a concerted effort to equip Chinese citizens with the necessary sociocultural tools to build respectful and long-term people-to-people relations.
This Is the Achilles’ Heel of China’s Soft Power Projection Towards Developing Countries
Chinese Politician Sun Zhengcai Is Under Party Investigation
July 25, 2017
Chinese Politician Sun Zhengcai Is Under Party Investigation
Xinhua posted an extremely short statement saying Sun is "suspected of serious violations of discipline."
Chinese Politician Sun Zhengcai Is Under Party Investigation
Liu Xiaobo and the Moral Critique of Contemporary China
July 24, 2017
Liu Xiaobo and the Moral Critique of Contemporary China
Liu's sharpest critiques of the Party were not political, but moral.
Liu Xiaobo and the Moral Critique of Contemporary China
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
July 04, 2017
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
China wouldn't have to make major structural changes to practice indirect democracy.
A Path to 'True' Indirect Democracy in China
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
May 17, 2017
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
Geopolitical ramifications aside, the most important audience for the Belt and Road Forum was China's own population.
What Did Chinese People Think of the Belt and Road Forum?
What's the End Game for Xi Jinping's Political Moves?
February 02, 2017
What's the End Game for Xi Jinping's Political Moves?
What political maneuvering does Xi Jinping have planned ahead of the next Party Congress?
What's the End Game for Xi Jinping's Political Moves?
What All of China's New Leaders in 2017 Will Have in Common
January 05, 2017
What All of China's New Leaders in 2017 Will Have in Common
As the Party Congress looms, all those elevated will share one thing: loyalty to the center.
What All of China's New Leaders in 2017 Will Have in Common
China and the Problem of Elites
November 08, 2016
China and the Problem of Elites
What does China's anti-elitism streak mean for the Communist Party?
China and the Problem of Elites
The Communist Party of China's Recipe for Success
August 12, 2016
The Communist Party of China's Recipe for Success
A review of Bruce Dickson's The Dictator's Dilemma.
The Communist Party of China's Recipe for Success
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
August 08, 2016
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
Even seasoned China hands have often overlooked one of the most authoritative channels of CPC influence and power.
The Chinese Communist Party International Department: Overlooked yet Ever Present
China Continues to Emphasize Reform
February 25, 2014
China Continues to Emphasize Reform
Chinese media continue to emphasizes the CPC's commitment to reform, but with few specifics.
China Continues to Emphasize Reform
The Top Political Catchprases of 2013
December 31, 2013
The Top Political Catchprases of 2013
The top 6 political catchphrases from Xi Jinping's first year in office.
The Top Political Catchprases of 2013
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