The Xi Jinping that you don’t know

Alia | December 26th, 2012 - 5:10 pm
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Xinhua News published a series of profile reports of the members of China’s new Politburo, including personal pictures of Xi Jinping with his family. The move is seen by many as another sign that Xi and China’s new leadership are serious about reform and changing the Party’s image.

Will China’s new gang of 7 makes a good team?

Alia | November 15th, 2012 - 7:50 am
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After careful examinations of both astrology and Bagua fortune telling, we have reason to believe that the new Politburo Standing Committee members of China are proper choices for their positions and will bring good luck to China in the next 10 years during their tenure.

Weibo rumors written in ciphers and argots: Words you need to know to decipher the political mystery in China

Alia | March 20th, 2012 - 7:58 pm
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Almost overnight, everybody on Sina Weibo becomes part of a real-life “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” show. Read and find out what does “Teletubbies vs. Master Kong” have to do with China’s political drama.