A bit of a phase-shift.
Much is said about China by our politicians, our social media and the MSM. All will be from personal conceptions.
There is a great deal to learn, if we redirect our focus away from Covid19 for a while.
At the end of my 2019 Sept 11 China News post ‘Mooncake and China’s ascending culture’, I said “… I will start a series of articles explaining the nature of the present regime in China, so as to let readers realize why it may be able to survive, and maintain a balance against the liberal West.”
A total of six essays have been posted on my blog as the Part I of this series. The Part I is more about the concepts rather than data, events or systems. Its purpose is to provide the basics for understanding the nature and foundations of the CCP regime.
Yes, the regime is non-democratic and authoritarian, but it is not a dictatorship, nor a totalitarian governance.
Without the background information about this new form of meritocracy, it is almost impossible…
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