An image of Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen on a screen at a car park in Kashgar, Xinjiang. China’s detention of Muslim Ugyurs in mass camps has raised an international outcry. Photo: Bloomberg

China more pluralistic than the US? Not with its silencing of dissent and violent Xinjiang clampdown

  • Communist China’s suppression of dissent is real and worrying, and a stark contrast to America’s peaceful accommodation of religious and political diversity
Topic |   Human rights in China

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An image of Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen on a screen at a car park in Kashgar, Xinjiang. China’s detention of Muslim Ugyurs in mass camps has raised an international outcry. Photo: Bloomberg
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Illustration: Craig Stephens
Chi Wang
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Chi Wang

China has no use for democracy. It needs a strong leader like Xi Jinping right now

  • Chi Wang says China has no ideological basis for the development of a system that prizes personal freedom, nor any history with the rule of law
  • The reality is, for the People’s Republic, strong leadership makes better sense

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