Category: Stories of The Dragon: China, The world’s first Superpower
Stories of The Dragon: China, The world’s first Superpower, with eyes everywhere
By Lauren Tuck, News Editor,
Xinhua criticized Western democracies for their “political backbiting, bickering and policy reversals” and hailed instead the example of “cooperation” between the CCP and non-Communist parties.… Read Full Article
By Andrei Lungu,
Life and soul of the Party Xi Jinping has been good for China’s Communist Party; less so for China 党的生命和灵魂 习近平对中国共产党有好处， 对中国来说也是如此
Contradicting Deng Xiaoping, Mr Xi has concentrated vast power in his own hands
“THE Road to Rejuvenation”, a permanent exhibition at the National Museum of China in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, tells the story of China’s “century of humiliation”. Beginning with the Opium wars, it recounts the rise of the Communist Party and the establishment of the People’s Republic in 1949.… Read Full Article
The world’s most powerful man Xi Jinping has more clout than Donald Trump. The world should be wary. 世界上最强大的人习近平比唐纳德·特朗普更有影响力。 世界应该警惕。
Do not expect Mr Xi to change China, or the world, for the better
AMERICAN presidents have a habit of describing their Chinese counterparts in terms of awe. A fawning Richard Nixon said to Mao Zedong that the chairman’s writings had “changed the world”.… Read Full Article
‘Chess in an impenetrable black box’: Who really holds the power in China? “国际象棋在一个不可穿透的黑匣子中”：谁在中国真正拥有权力？
(CNN)–Unlike the gossipy, open democracies of Western societies, it is almost impossible to know who truly holds power in the opaque world of Chinese politics.
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If ever it was possible to imagine what a rippling eruption of raised eyebrows across the landscape of China watchers might look like, the best chance at confirming that impression came a couple of weeks ago, as FT readers around the world cast their bleary morning gaze at the remarkable testimony of a businessman’s recent visit to the country.… Read Full Article