Xi Jinping (centre) intends to stay in power beyond 2023, and he wants to do so on his own terms. Photo: Xinhua
Xi Jinping (centre) intends to stay in power beyond 2023, and he wants to do so on his own terms. Photo: Xinhua

Xi Jinping is changing the constitution, but what’s his endgame?

Revisions all point to the same goal – strengthening the party’s legitimacy and institutionalising its rule by blurring the line between it and the state

Xi Jinping (centre) intends to stay in power beyond 2023, and he wants to do so on his own terms. Photo: Xinhua
Xi Jinping (centre) intends to stay in power beyond 2023, and he wants to do so on his own terms. Photo: Xinhua
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