Xi’s China – an excellent piece by Ian Johnson

http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2015/nov/24/xi-china-illusion-of-change/ Xi’s China: The Illusion of Change Ian Johnson SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping in Manila, Philippines, November 18, 2015 Xi Jinping is often described as China’s most powerful leader in decades, perhaps even since Mao. He has been credited—if sometimes grudgingly—with pursuing a vigorous foreign policy, economic reforms, and a historic crackdown… Continue reading Xi’s China – an excellent piece by Ian Johnson

Lijia on BBC World’s Weekend programme

I’ll be on BBC World Service’s Weekend programme from 6.30 to 8.30 am this Saturday 5th of Dec. 2015. I’ll be discussing the happenings in the world and our careers, with another guest Tim Judah, a british journalist and writer. Tune in if you can. .– Lijia writer, journalist, social commentator and public speaker Mobile:… Continue reading Lijia on BBC World’s Weekend programme