As we mark the 30th anniversary of the 1989 protest movement in China, and the subsequent military crackdown, CDT editors have put together a list of books to provide more in-depth context and analyses of the movement, the political decision to use force, and the long-term repercussions for...
by cdtstaff | Jun 12, 2020
About 20 minutes of audio in which a retired Central Party School professor sternly criticizes the state of the Party under Xi Jinping, and declares the current system beyond repair, circulated widely online earlier this month....
Matthew D. Johnson: Safeguarding Socialism: The Origins, Evolution, and Expansion of China’s Total Security Paradigm
by Sophie Beach | Jun 12, 2020
The following is an excerpt of an article titled “Safeguarding socialism: The origins, evolution and expansion of China’s total security paradigm” by Matthew D. Johnson. Read the full text of the article at Project Sinopsis. The...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 4, 2020
On the 31st anniversary of the June 4, 1989 military crackdown around Tiananmen Square, much of the world was focused on other topics, notably the COVID-19 pandemic and anti-racism protests in the United States. But within...
by Samuel Wade | Oct 1, 2019
Ahead of Tuesday’s showcase of homegrown military technology to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic, NPR’s Emily Feng described the occasion’s symbolic importance, political...
by Cindy | Jun 14, 2019
The opening screening of the patriotic war movie “The Eight Hundred” at the Shanghai...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 26, 2018
Sensitive Words highlights keywords that are blocked from Sina Weibo search results. CDT...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 3, 2018
Amid a multifaceted campaign to maintain ideological orthodoxy, President Xi Jinping’s...
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