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Xi Jinping may want to rule the world,
but he has problems at home, too

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Posted By: earlybird, 8/14/2019 10:36:08 AM

While the Hong Kong showdown continues to deteriorate in clouds of tear gas, hundreds of arrests and increasingly dark rhetoric out of Beijing, the Chinese Communist Party senior leadership has relocated to the seaside town of Beidaihe, 200 kilometres east of Beijing, for their summer retreat. (Snip) But things may not go as smoothly as in past retreats.(Snip) Now that China’s economy and foreign relations are in major turbulence, Mr. Xi is left holding the bag. Much of the problem stems from his attempts to turn back Deng Xiaoping’s legacy of politically accountable collective leadership and undo Mr. Deng’s program of openness to the outside world and market-based economic reform.

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In short, Xi is in trouble in his own country, with the Party’s leadership and at least one member of its Old Guard. Interesting read…puts a new perspective on what is going on.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: snapper451 8/14/2019 12:48:36 PM (No. 152131)
Why isn't anyone showing what is happening in Honk Kong and linking it to the totalitarian system the Democrat / Socialists want for this country? We need to show they younger generation that this is what the left wants for America. They want conservatives dead or in re-education camps. They want to take our rights and our guns away. Can you imagine if they has a 2nd amendment in Honk Kong? The Chi-coms would be moving more slowly to clamp down. Wake up America - your future is on display if you elect these leftists.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Omen55 8/14/2019 5:23:47 PM (No. 152368)
IOW. Xi: I could rule the world if it wasn't for Trump!!
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