December 2015

CMP's "news and analysis" section covers breaking news and emerging trends in the Chinese media and places these within a larger social and political context.

Xi urges “struggle” for military press

Xi urges “struggle” for military press Wendy Zhou offers a quick take on important takeaways from Xi Jinping's speech at the Liberation Army Daily.

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China’s cyber-diplomacy

China’s cyber-diplomacy Former Southern Weekly reporter Fang Kecheng, now studying in the United States, analyses the implications of China's recent World Internet Conference, at which President Xi Jinping gave an address on cyber-sovereignty.

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Global Internet Governance 2.0?

Global Internet Governance 2.0? At China's 2nd World Internet Conference, Xi Jinping talked about transforming global Internet governance.

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The CCP’s “positive energy” obsession

The CCP’s “positive energy” obsession How did a catchphrase from a inspirational self-help book by a British psychologist become a term at the centre of CCP propaganda policy?

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Pu Zhiqiang and the “Chinese Dream”

Pu Zhiqiang and the “Chinese Dream” Taiwanese writer Lung Ying-tai writes that the trial of Chinese lawyer Pu Zhiqiang will stand as an important test of Xi Jinping's "Chinese Dream."

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