Browsing All posts tagged under »China President Xi Jinping«

How The US Can Continue To Push Back Against Beijing

May 30, 2020 by


By James Carafano ~ Remember the old public relations maxim: “There’s no such thing as bad publicity”? Try telling that to Beijing. Having loosed a pandemic, China finds itself (quite deservedly) deluged with bad publicity. Yet, oddly, the regime seems to think the best way out of its image nightmare is to make it worse. […]

Australian Politics – China Bullies: No Visas For Our Government Ministers

April 12, 2018 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ China is acting like a thug, with bullying tactics that should make us worry even more about its influence here: China has gone cold on Malcolm Turnbull’s government over recent anti-China rhetoric, reportedly refusing to grant visas to senior ministers. Prime Minister Turnbull this morning admitted there was “some tension” in […]

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 […]

What China’s New Leadership Cohort Means For The US

November 10, 2017 by


By Dean Cheng ~ As the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) 19th Party Congress came to a close last month, new members of Chinese leadership emerged on the national stage. This leadership exists in the form of the CCP Central Committee’s Politburo, and in particular, a new Politburo Standing Committee. The seven-member Politburo Standing Committee, which […]

China’s Military Reforms Advance Power Projection

October 28, 2017 by


By William R. Hawkins ~ On the eve of the 19th Session of the Communist Party of China National Congress (CPCNC), all sectors of the country were mobilized to support the regime led by President Xi Jinping. The party’s media outlet Global Times ran a story about the Children’s Day letter campaign, featuring messages from […]

Only Tyrants Can Give A Three And A Half Hour Speech

October 19, 2017 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ It is a sure sign of a tyrant, showing no concern for his audience and confident that none will dare walk out or tell him to stop: “Xi Jinping  … [tested] his comrades’ eyelids – and their bladders – with a three-and-a-half hour, 65-page sermon in which he outlined his brave […]

Obama Just Got Punked By The Chinese: They Won’t Honor New Climate Change Deal

November 23, 2014 by


By Stephen Moore ~ That sound you’re hearing from across the Pacific is the Chinese rulers and Beijing laughing at us. President Obama and the “green” lobby actually think China is going to honor the new U.S.-China climate-change agreement that pushes both nations to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions over the next 15 years. China agreed to […]

The Chinese President Is A Better Friend To Australia Than This U.S. One

November 18, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Greg Sheridan nails the poseur from Washington: A U.S. President comes to Australia with the specific intention of damaging the Australian government politically on climate change, while a Chinese President comes here with nothing but gifts. Xi Jinping’s accomplished, well-considered speech to the Australian Parliament yesterday contained no references to climate […]

Cartoon – Obama Xi Jinping Climate Change Deal

November 17, 2014 by


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Russia And China Just Signed An Energy Deal. Why You Should Be Scared.

June 1, 2014 by


By Stephen Moore ~ Is anyone else scared to death about this week’s announcement out of Beijing that China and Russia have agreed to a 30-year natural-gas deal? The agreement means the building of hundreds of miles of pipelines to feed cheap Siberian gas to China. President Xi Jinping of China and President Vladimir Putin […]