December 2, 2022

How Jiang Zemin Made China a Global Superpower

by The Journal.

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Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin died this week at 96. As WSJ’s Charles Hutzler explains, Jiang was known for policies that guided China towards a market-oriented economy, but also for being uncompromising on challenges to the Communist Party.


Further Reading:

-Jiang Zemin, Who Steered China Into New Era, Dies at 96 


Further Listening:

-China’s Biggest Protests in Decades 

-How Xi Jinping’s Dream Slowed China’s Economy 


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