All Comments for Religions Must be 'Subordinate' to Communist Party, Says China

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Wangchuk from NY :

The CCP may have given up on communism/socialism as economic system but they haven't given up on Marxism/Leninism when it comes to views on religion. The CCP believes religion is a threat to CCP rule. They believe religion must be managed & guided by the state. They accept no higher authority than the CCP & they force Chinese citizens to do the same. The CCP is not only above religion, it's also above the law & PRC Constitution. As long as the CCP rules China, Tibet & Xinjiang, genuine freedom of religion will not exist in those lands.

Apr 13, 2018 10:20 AM

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Will :

China and Russia are trying to control religion and thus the believer. If a faith does not summit to their standards they will use whatever is in their means to make them summit. In Russia, they have labeled one of the largest Christian denominations in the world as extremism, despite the fact that they are considered "pacifists" by many standards. Name calling and bullying are issues that often happen in schools today. However, it appears that some governments might not be far behind the same tactics that happen in schools.

Apr 11, 2018 06:26 AM

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Mick BTheol Dip Ed from Australia :

Socialism with Chinese characteristics is an oxymoron, more a synonym for Fascism subservient to capitalist oligopoly with a red flag. Under Mussolini the Italian state grabbed control of major state assets and ensured the malignant demise of a potential increase in agricultural worker's incomes.

Equally criminal folk continue to be a drain on government revenue.Franco leaves a Spain in malaise. Hitler by default vacated his position.Free speech and free markets are inseparable.

To be blunt China could be seen as stuck in 1946.

The perpetuation of Stalinist vulgarisms concerning free speech is not good for stable government, or business. I would tread very, very carefully before attacking religion.There is something about humanity which has roots deeper than Marx, Stalin and Xi, who have to comply with the leader to be fed.

Humans are not dogs, mate. Very unstable situation for the Party, the brittleness is apparent. Kindly treat your citizens with respect.

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Apr 05, 2018 09:57 AM

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Anonymous Reader :

God will not be subject to the communist part, period. Good luck with that, hahaha !
They just do not understand religion, except their own cult-like religious worship of the communist party, and its re-education camps for mind control and brainwashing. God will show them who is subject to whom.

Apr 04, 2018 05:07 PM

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