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Xi Jinping

During the cold war, scholars would analyze new Russian leaders for clues that they might open up their political system. If they liked jazz and scotch, they...

Obama-Xi Sunnylands Summit: What to Expect

President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet for at least six hours this weekend in an unprecedented informal summit that stands to reshape...

Obama Meets Xi: The View From China

The stakes are high for U.S. President Barack Obama's sit down with his new Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping, on Friday. The landmark two-day meeting,...

What’s the Secret to China’s Success?

According to a wildly popular online cartoon in China, the answer lies in the careful way the country cultivates its leaders—a process that puts the American and...

The Middle Kingdom's Superpower Politics

China's vigorous new President, Xi Jinping, is an unabashed promoter of what one could call Chinese exceptionalism--the idea that China has a special place in...

Morning Must Reads: March 13

In the news: The China Dream, Ashley Judd, Girl Scout tax-breaks, Obama on the Hill, Ryan's budget, Big Sugar, and the man behind the "47 Percent" video.