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June 4th Thank You Note to the Tiananmen Martial Law Forces

Zhou Enlai memorial website offers resources such as old issues of People’s Daily. I looked up some articles from around June 4th. http://home.zhouenlai.info/ While the Chinese press and government rarely make any reference to the massacres around June 4th in Beijing … Continue reading

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Chinese Political Scientist on the PRC Military Command and Political Commissar System

 英文翻译摘要:《中华人民共和国政治制度》第11章 国家军事制 Summary translation of Chapter 11 The State Military System in Pu Zhiqiang’s The Political System of the People’s Republic of China Chapter 11 The State Military System Pages 369 – 392 of the Political System of the People’s … Continue reading

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Li Woteng: China Should Fill the Leadership Void Left by the United States

When I saw this article in the Chinese language edition of the Financial Times by independent scholar Li Woteng   黎蜗藤,  it made be think of the interview that former U.S. Embassy Beijing Chargé d’affaires David Rank had on the PBS … Continue reading

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General Liu Yazhou: Great Critics are Often Great Patriots

The Chinese Elections website at the Carter Center, which collects many enlightening articles from the Chinese press on its website, shared this recent WeChat public account posting by PLA National Defense University political commissar Liu Yahou.  Liu Yazhou is a … Continue reading

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CASS Scholar Xue Li: The U.S. Ship Came Within Twelve Nautical Miles, Now What Should China Do?

The U.S. Ship Came Within Twelve Nautical Miles, Now What Should China Do? [美舰进“12海里”,中国怎么办?]  from Financial Times Chinese language website, October 28, 2015   Chinese text at http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001064579?page=rest By Xue Li, Director of the International Strategy Research Office, World Politics and Economics … Continue reading

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PRC “Science of Military Strategy” on Preparing for Future Wars

The Science of Military Strategy is taught in Chinese military academies.  This section, while not surprising, is intriguing.   China hasn’t fought wars for a long time – the last time was the border war with Vietnam which didn’t go too … Continue reading

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Translation of Chinese Navy Recruiting Video

Chinese PLA Navy recruiting video on Youtube.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-yGcCq1H5Y&feature=share Opening video slot – Chinese PLA Navy emblem:  Navy recruiting publicity film Our Dream We were born in the 1990s By then China had already risen  [images of return of Hong Kong … Continue reading

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