Run-Up to Changing of the Guard in China Has StartedChina's forthcoming leadership change comes amidst growing concern for the economy and party probity.
The Proceedings Against Bo Xilai Are Flashbacks to the 1930sThe Bo Xilai Affair in China is all too reminiscent of previous Communist purge trials.
Chinese Kingpin Hoist On Petard Of His Own Egalitarian SlogansBy criminalizing Bo Xilai in the name of the rule of law, the Chinese Communist Party seeks to preserve its tenuous unity.
Chinese Lawyers Licensing Requires Loyalty Pledge To PartyThe requirement that lawyers pledge allegiance to the Communist Party is not new, but a continuation of the Chinese Party's intervention.
China Authorities Respect Villagers More Than BatmanThe villagers of Wukan have battled the authorities to a draw in the protest over the sale of village agricultural land.