China’s Antigraft Enforcers Take On a New Role - Melanie Manion interviewed for The NYTimes

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

“Rebuilding a disciplined hierarchical party organization is about avoiding the collapse Xi and other leaders observed in the Soviet Union,” said Melanie Manion, a political scientist at Duke University. “I think Xi views the stakes for China as very high, but the stakes for Xi as a leader are also high.”

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