Author: josh rudolph

Josh Rudolph currently lives in Vancouver, where he recently finished an MA at the Institute of Asian Research at UBC. His thematic focus is on Asia Pacific Policy and media representations of Asian culture, society and religion, while his main geopolitical interest lies in China.
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Factional Politics a Major Challenge to Xi’s Legacy

Next year’s 19th Party Congress is expected to see a major restructuring of top Party leadership, with five of seven members of the Politburo Standing Committee expected to be replaced, leaving only President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang to remain on the country’s top political decision-making committee. The event is also widely expected to be used by Xi as

October 4, 2016 12:12 PM

Despite Paralympic Pride, Disabled Face Stigma

China, which has topped the medal counts at each of the previous four Summer Paralympic Games, dominated the competition last month in Rio. Chinese athletes took home a total 239 medals, 92 more than closest rival Britain. 107 were gold, making China only the third country ever to break the 100 mark. Some among the Chinese public sympathized with their disabled compatriots,

October 3, 2016 6:05 PM

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