TITLE

Is Xi Jinping Thinking About Political Reform?

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Nathan
PUB. DATE
March 2016
SOURCE
Chinascope;Mar/Apr2016, Issue 80, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the political implication for China of domestic media reports criticizing the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). The author notes that, traditionally, articles with negative opinions of the CCP are not allowed to be published in Chinese publications, but several have been allowed to be circulated in 2016. He speculates that Chinese President Xi Jinping may be paving the way for a political reform in the country which will be based on democracy rather than on CCP philosophies.
ACCESSION #
116993819

 

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