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‘Clean Up This Mess’: The Chinese Thinkers Behind Xi’s Hard Line

‘Clean Up This Mess’: The Chinese Thinkers Behind Xi’s Hard Line

‘Clean Up This Mess’: The Chinese Thinkers Behind Xi’s Hard Line ‘Clean Up This Mess’: The Chinese Thinkers Behind Xi’s Hard Line HONG KONG — When Tian Feilong first arrived in Hong Kong as demands for free elections were on the rise, he said he felt sympathetic toward a society that seemed to reflect the liberal political ideas he had …

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China Investigates Tycoon Who Criticized Xi’s Response to Coronavirus

China Investigates Tycoon Who Criticized Xi’s Response to Coronavirus

The Chinese Communist Party said on Tuesday that it was investigating an outspoken property tycoon who accused China’s top leader, Xi Jinping, of having mishandled the coronavirus outbreak. Party officials said the man, Ren Zhiqiang, was suspected of “serious violations of discipline and law,” a euphemism the authorities often use for corruption and other abuses of power. Mr. Ren, a …

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