The dawn of Xi Jinping Thought – What the Party’s New Ideological Compass Means for the President and China’s Future

by Benjamin Cooper

Consultant
October 24, 2017

The dawn of Xi Jinping Thought – What the Party’s New Ideological Compass Means for the President and China’s Future

China Party Congress

On the final day of the 19th Party Congress, the Chinese leadership unveiled what was arguably the most dramatic outcome of its five-yearly political summit: the enshrinement of “Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era” in the Party Constitution. And while it may sound arcane and irrelevant to outside observers, … Read more

Revolutionary Socialism

Revolution is a word that has been used a lot at the Labour conference. Though this actually has very little to do with the current leadership, but more to do with a palpable sense of excitement about changes in the economy. As well as the usual abundance of fringes on public services, it is notable … Read more