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Xi, Mao, And China's Search For A Usable Past

Posted 01.25.2014 | World

By Paul Gewirtz, ChinaFile Since its founding, the United States has had understandable pride in its great achievements, but also has had to reck...

China's Communist Party Names New Leader

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | World

By Ben Blanchard and Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING, Nov 15 (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party unveiled its new leadership line-up on Thursday to stee...

The Bo Xilai Scandal and What It Says About Us

Michael Levy | Posted 06.25.2012 | World
Michael Levy

The Bo Xilai scandal is many things. It is intriguing, complex, significant, and even sexy. But don't believe the hype. It will no more bring down Beijing than Watergate brought down Washington.

The Myth of Chinese Military Aggression

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 04.06.2012 | World
Tom Doctoroff

China's bark is worse than its bite. In the end, how China behaves in the 21st century has a lot to do with the West. Geopolitical "harmony" is as much our choice as theirs.