Tag Archives: Chinese politics

The pot is boiling over in Wukan and it won’t look good for Wang Yang

The Daily Telegraph’s Malcolm Moore has reported on a Southern Coastal town which is now in open revolt. However, those who think that this event represents the beginning of some kind of profound shift, ought to pause for a moment. … Continue reading

Posted in Bo Xilai, CCP, stability, Wang Yang | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Separation of Powers? The dragon doesn’t believe it exists.

Many China watchers, myself included, tend to think that if it were at all possible to isolate the single largest problem afflicting Chinese politics, it would be the lack of a separation of powers. It seems pretty clear that without … Continue reading

Posted in CCP, corruption, Diplomacy, stability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment