Unlike the ideological diehards of the past, the new generation of Chinese leaders can be expected to behave rationally, intelligently and responsibly. Illustration: Craig Stephens

How the West misread Xi: China abolished term limits to ensure effective governance, not one-man rule

Keyu Jin says the Western media have portrayed Xi’s extension of power in a negative light even though there are checks on his power, and China today is very different from during the Cultural Revolution. Besides, term limits on leaders in the West show what happens when the inexperienced rule

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Unlike the ideological diehards of the past, the new generation of Chinese leaders can be expected to behave rationally, intelligently and responsibly. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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