Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images
Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

Chinese Communist Party members take enterprising short cuts to study the thoughts of Xi Jinping

  • Busy cadres can go online to buy ready-made studies of the leader’s speeches to submit to their superiors for less than US$5
  • One ghostwriter says he caters for officials at all levels – and can even throw in a suitable self-criticism

Topic |   China leadership
Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images
Chinese President Xi Jinping pictured on a screen in Tiananmen Square as he delivers his speech to mark the party’s centenary. Photo: AFP/Getty Images
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