August 17, 2021
In China, ‘Xi Jinping Thought’ Is the Only Accepted Religion
By William Nee
To understand China’s crackdown on religion, we need to look beyond the repression of any single faith.
July 30, 2020
How Will the EU Answer China’s Turn Toward ‘Xi Jinping Thought on Diplomacy’?
By Earl Wang
The EU has no choice but to be united with regard to its interactions with China as Beijing’s foreign policy becomes more centralized and assertive.
June 26, 2020
How Xi Jinping Thought Gave Hong Kong Its National Security Law
By Jonathan Lim
One country, two systems, under Xi Jinping Thought.
April 02, 2020
‘Xi Jinping Thought on Diplomacy’ Fails to Impress – or Reassure
By Denny Roy
Though the credo is mainly a PR exercise to massage China’s image, it leaves plenty of cause for global concern.
March 05, 2019
Competition, Confrontation, or Collision Course? Reassessing US-China Relations
By Ankit Panda, Orville Schell, and Susan Shirk
A new report peers into the future of the world’s most consequential bilateral relationship.
August 14, 2018
Why Xi Jinping Thought Is a Threat to China's Future
By James A. Dorn
China's institutional infrastructure is weaker than it might appear at first glance.
August 10, 2018
How Xi Jinping is Shaping China’s Universities
By Nick Taber
The Chinese Communist Party’s intellectual colonization of universities may prove to be a costly endeavor.
June 25, 2018
Amid Tensions With US, China Holds An Unusually High-Level Meeting on Diplomacy
By Charlotte Gao
Xi Jinping Thought has been established as the fundamental guideline for China’s foreign policy.
March 15, 2018
Xi Jinping and China's Return to One-Man Rule
By Quinn Marschik
Throughout Chinese history, one-man rule has been the norm. The abolition of presidential term limits should not surprise anyone.
March 10, 2018
Xi Jinping: Rising Dictator or Another East Asian Strongman?
By Li Jie Sheng
Making sense of Xi’s likely extended stay in power by looking at other long-term or strong-handed regional leaders.
March 06, 2018
What China's Elimination of Presidential Term Limits Does and Doesn't Mean
By Ankit Panda
The Diplomat's Shannon Tiezzi joins Ankit Panda to discuss developments in Chinese politics.
January 11, 2018
China in 2018: What to Expect
By Tuan N. Pham
Forecasting Beijing’s goals and actions in the next year.