Posts Tagged ‘ Chinese Communist Party ’

Has Xi Jinping Gotten His Crown?

Mar 19th, 2017 | By
Has Xi Jinping Gotten His Crown? For months, observers of China’s political terrain have speculated on what phrase will come to symbolize the Chinese president’s rise to paramount leader status. We might now have our answer.


The Baffling Makeover of CCTV Global

Jan 5th, 2017 | By
The Baffling Makeover of CCTV Global Xi Jinping recently congratulated the state-run broadcaster CCTV for its “makeover” of its international content platform. But changes at the network look like more of the same.


Bullets and smartphones

Jun 20th, 2016 | By
Bullets and smartphones A recent piece in the People's Daily from a top censorship official provides a disturbing glimpse into the depths of Xi Jinping's ambition when it comes to information control.


China’s unspeakable consensus

Jul 29th, 2015 | By
China’s unspeakable consensus A Chinese online publication published an investigative series on the ills caused by China's controversial Three Gorges Dam. The series was killed in under 7 hours.


Human rights in the People’s Daily

Jun 9th, 2015 | By
Human rights in the People’s Daily Today's edition of the official mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party carries a front page article on China's human rights white paper, released yesterday, and the full text of the report fills two of the inside pages.