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Xi Jinping Amasses Mao-Like Power In China

February 28, 2018 by


By Dean Cheng ~ Chinese governance has often benefited from adopting and sustaining a long-term perspective. That is facilitated by a generally stable leadership system, with changes at the top only happening once a decade or so. Now, Chinese President Xi Jinping appears intent on reducing even further any leadership volatility. On Sunday, China’s official […]

China Politics – Screws Tightened: China Gets New Mao

February 26, 2018 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ This looks ominous. China becomes even more authoritarian:   China’s leader Xi Jinping (pictured) could stay in power indefinitely under proposed changes to the country’s constitution. China’s ruling Communist Party has proposed scrapping the ten-year term limit for the President, in a move almost certain to be written into the country’s constitution […]