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Wukan Readies for March
December 19, 2011
Wukan Readies for March
Villagers at the center of an uprising against Chinese Communist Party officials threaten to march on a town.
Wukan Readies for March
China's 99 Percent?
December 17, 2011
China's 99 Percent?
The protest in Wukan reflects a general frustration among Chinese with their leaders. But will officials listen?
China's 99 Percent?
Why Russia Matters to China
December 16, 2011
Why Russia Matters to China
China’s response to Russia’s surprise poll results has been muted. Officials will be watching how Putin copes.
Why Russia Matters to China
Wukan Revolts
December 15, 2011
Wukan Revolts
The fishing village of Wukan appears to be in open revolt against the Chinese Communist Party. What next?
Wukan Revolts
China’s Grand Experiments
December 12, 2011
China’s Grand Experiments
Will China’s economic and social experiments end in success or disaster? Either way, the rest of the world can expect a bumpy ride.
China’s Grand Experiments
Mahathir Wrong on India
December 03, 2011
Mahathir Wrong on India
Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohammed implies India needs less democracy. He’s wrong.
Mahathir Wrong on India
November 30, 2011
Does China Get Freedom?
Was Deng Xiaoping the last Chinese leader with the authority to ignore symbolic issues overseas?
Does China Get Freedom?
Naked Protest
November 23, 2011
Naked Protest
Outspoken activist Ai Weiwei has been accused of pornography. His supporters have a different view.
Naked Protest
China's End-to End Censoring
November 21, 2011
China's End-to End Censoring
China’s media crackdown is frequently discussed. But it goes deeper than censoring what newspapers report.
China's End-to End Censoring
My Chinese Election Day
November 19, 2011
My Chinese Election Day
Having a chance to vote was great. But it would be even better if I knew something about who I was voting for.
My Chinese Election Day
China Tightens Media Grip
November 15, 2011
China Tightens Media Grip
New rules on the way microblog stories are reported marks a further tightening of China’s grip over the media.
China Tightens Media Grip
Chinese Democracy in Action
November 09, 2011
Chinese Democracy in Action
Chinese have been voting in local elections. The Communist Party has kept a close eye on things.
Chinese Democracy in Action
My Chinese Election
October 17, 2011
My Chinese Election
Voting in China has often seemed pointless. But more independent candidates suggests a change.
My Chinese Election
100 Years of Revolution in China
October 11, 2011
100 Years of Revolution in China
In marking a key anniversary this weekend, Chinese have had the chance to reflect on how far they have come, and where they are going.
100 Years of Revolution in China
China’s Arab Spring Cyber Lessons
October 03, 2011
China’s Arab Spring Cyber Lessons
The Arab Spring has offered some useful pointers for countries such as China about what works in suppressing dissent — and what is counterproductive.
China’s Arab Spring Cyber Lessons
China’s Dictator Complex
September 27, 2011
China’s Dictator Complex
Chinese policymakers are often assumed to be the archetypal practitioners of realpolitik. But their coddling of dictators is counter-productive.
China’s Dictator Complex
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