Hello and welcome to the 44th issues of Beijing Review.
Cover design by Wang Yajuan
Rule the Party With a Firm Hand is the CPC Central Committee’s annual plenum, which took place in late October. One of the key platforms of this plenum, and indeed over the last few years generally, has been the Party’s drive to eliminate corruption from within its ranks.
Stuck in the Cold War is on the escalation in tension between the United States and Russia. For the sake of world peace and prosperity, let us hope the bilateral relationship doesn’t further deteriorate.
Taking Center Stage is a colorful article on the recent annual Wuzhen Theater Festival, bringing entertainment, laughter and fun to the ancient water town.