• China crisis

    Robert Wihtol     |      September 30, 2021

    Could Xi Jinping be toppled by a coup d’état? In China coup, Roger Garside describes precisely such a scenario.

  • China’s Hitler or Stalin?

    Charlie Lyons Jones     |      February 20, 2021

    Xi Jinping’s assumption of total power, his brutal internal repression of dissent and increasingly naked aggression against neighbouring countries has drawn comparisons with both Hitler and Stalin, but which of the 20th century’s great dictators does this 21st century tyrant most resemble?

  • China’s third revolution

    Anastasia Kapetas     |      August 4, 2020

    On the brink of a new cold war, China has more instruments of power than it has ever had, but its challenges and missteps mean that the world’s democratic countries still have the upper hand – at least for the moment.