How the party’s absolute power undermines its efforts to strengthen China’s rule of law
Cary Huang says while Chinese leaders support the need for a credible legal system, it is their iron-clad grip that is the stumbling block to its development
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.