A former aide to late disgraced premier Zhao Ziyang says economic reforms in China should aim to build a free market.
A former aide to late disgraced premier Zhao Ziyang discusses economic policy introduced during the third plenum of the 18th Communist Party Congress.
A former aide to late disgraced premier Zhao Ziyang analyzes the political climate ahead of the third plenum of the 18th Communist Party Congress.
Ahead of a key Chinese Communist Party meeting, former top official Bao Tong recalls a debate-filled historic plenum.
Former top official Bao Tong calls on China to make up its mind on human rights.
A former top Chinese Communist Party aide reflects on the legacy of Party rule in China.
A former top Communist Party aide says the former Chongqing Party secretary's trial 'has nothing to do with corruption.'
A former top Communist Party aide hits out at China's secret Document No. 9.
An ex-premier's aide takes aim at a renewal of political rhetoric from the days of violent political campaigns and kangaroo courts.
A former premier's aide takes aim at a recent directive criminalizing online rumors.
A Chinese ex-premier's aide puts a historical spin on Beijing's war on rumor.
A former top Communist Party aide styles the Bo Xilai trial an earth-shattering farce with Chinese characteristics.
An ex-Chinese premier's aide writes that the Chinese Communist Party's propaganda machine has hijacked the concept of a live broadcast in the Bo Xilai trial.
A former Chinese premier's aide writes that the lack of an independent judiciary will hamper justice in the Bo Xilai trial.
A former political aide to ousted late premier Zhao Ziyang says there is a growing campaign afoot to undermine China's Constitution.
Former premier's aide Bao Tong calls China under one-party rule a 'playground of the rich, the powerful, and the corrupt.'
A former Chinese premier's aide writes on the need to return to 'the right path' over the Tiananmen crackdown.
Bao Tong urges Chinese authorities to release 10 citizens detained for demanding top leaders declare their personal assets.
A former premier's aide says that preparing lists of 'forbidden' topics is incompatible with China's Constitution.
A former premier's aide writes on the need for post-quake transparency.
A former top aide critiques the Chinese Communist Party's promises to build a 'learning-focused, creative, and service-oriented Party.'
A former top Communist Party aide says the people of China must be allowed to express their dreams for the country's future.
China's political transition is executed like a theatrical performance, a former top Communist Party aide says.
A former top Communist Party aide says only the Chinese people know if their political system is right for them.
A former political aide to ousted late premier Zhao Ziyang says he dreams of a clean environment and the freedom to speak his mind.
A former premier's aide analyzes the choices open to Chinese president-in-waiting Xi Jinping.
A former premier's aide analyzes the Chinese president-in-waiting's vow to fight corruption and keep power reined 'within a cage of regulations.'
A former premier's aide says the ruling Chinese Communist Party must reflect on its own mistakes before it can progress.
A former premier's aide says a country's best leaders don't treat people as 'props.'
A former premiere's aide criticizes China's censorship policies as unconstitutional.