iOS app Android app

Zhao Ziyang

Kim Jong Il & Václav Havel: The China Connection

Julian Baird Gewirtz | Posted 02.18.2012 | World
Julian Baird Gewirtz

In the days following the strange coincidence of December 18 -- the deaths of both Kim Jong Il, North Korea's totalitarian "Dear Leader," and Václav ...

On the Twentieth Anniversary of Tiananmen: It's Still the Economy, Stupid!

John Wagner Givens | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Wagner Givens

The fact that Tiananmen has yet to have a sequel can be explained largely by the economic success of the regime since 1989.

Zhao Ziyang Memoir Reveals Chinese Communist Party Secrets, Inner Workings

AP | AUDRA ANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — It took hours of secret recordings and years of clandestine planning to get the material smuggled out and translated. But just weeks ...