Political System Highly Unstable: China Continues to Cling to Power Despite Badly Needed Political Reform | Democracy, elections, and voting at DC
Chinese political system could ‘blow up’, says US academic China’s top-down political system, under pressure from a growing middle class empowered by wealth and social networks, is likely to “blow up at some point,” US academic Francis Fukuyama told AFP in an interview. “China has always been a country with a big information problem where the emperor can’t jump.
Dissident Chinese writer brands Mo Yan a ‘state poet’ Dissident Chinese writer Liao Yiwu, who lives in Germany, on Saturday savaged China’s Nobel Prize-winning author Mo Yan as a “state poet”, close to the communist regime. “I was shocked,” Liao told German news magazine Der Spiegel, according to excerpts from an interview published on Saturday. Mo Yan: Political System Highly Unstable.