Zhang Zhixin Chief of American Political Studies, CICIR
Sep 14 , 2016
Whether Trump wins the election or not, we are seeing the failure of the U.S. democracy. Even if Meanwhile, Trump forced the Americans to face the inconvenient truth of their democracy and the dark side of the American society. The discrimination against the minority groups, the disparity between the rich and the poor and the money politics will not disappear just because the mainstream chooses to ignore them.
He Yafei Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Aug 15 , 2016
American democracy boasts of universal representation of social segments, but in reality it is money that talks. Neither the Republican Party nor the Democrats can claim that to have served the interests of the working class well, resulting in a crisis of political institutions that need major surgery to survive.
Yu Keping Deputy Director, CPCCC Compilation and Translation Bureau
Jul 22 , 2013
Deepening political reform and promoting democracy and rule of law in real earnest is precisely what China needs right now if we want our country to enjoy lasting social stability and our people to reap the benefit of democracy, writes Yu Keping.
Daniel Bell Chair Professor, Schwarzman Scholars program, Tsinghua University
Jan 23 , 2013
In an analysis of China’s political system, Daniel Bell deconstructs competing arguments and suggests that reform should be inspired by democracy at the bottom, meritocracy at the top, with room for experimentation in between.
Gao Xinmin Professor, CPC Party School
Oct 25 , 2012
As the 18th Congress of the Communist Party of China draws near, China’s democratic process will once again draw significant attention. Gao Xinmin argues that inner-Party democracy has become a key feature exemplifying both the development of the Communist Party of China and the advancement of democratic politics in China as a whole.
Edward Djerejian Former US Ambassador to Syria and Iran
Aug 09 , 2012
Speaker: Ambassador Edward Djerejian, former United States Ambassador to Syria and Iran and Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Date: July 2
David Shambaugh Gaston Sigur Professor of Asian Studies, Political Science & International Affairs, George Washington University
Aug 03 , 2012
As the U.S. presidential election swings into its final three months, the Republican challenger Mitt Romney is beginning to define his foreign policy beliefs. U
Tao Wenzhao Researcher, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Jul 31 , 2012
China and US should hold dialogues to build mutual trust on human rights issues, democracy and the rule of law China and the United States have wrapped up their
Hu Angang Director, Tsinghua National Research Center
Jul 16 , 2012
Adopted in most countries across the world, the presidential system has long been hailed as a democratic system for modern countries. Elected directly or indire