Regions / China
China watchers will never agree about whether this institutionalized power transition can succeed.
Chávez assumed the presidency of Venezuela in 1998 at the head of what he called a Bolivarian Revolution.
China's foreign policy has been hit hard by recent developments, including new U.S. influence on their western border.
A brief analysis of current labor unrest in China and look beyond the figures to what is actually happening on the ground.
Cheng Li ,"China's Political Succession: Four Myths in the U.S."
In the recent debate on permanent normal trade relations (PNTR) with China, some progressives argued that failure to ratify the bilateral deal would constitute a retreat into unilateralism.
It is unfortunate that the first major post-Seattle legislative battle is over China and the WTO
James H. Nolt,"China in the WTO: The Debate."
Despite frequent alarms about the supposed China threat, China is not an emerging superpower.