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Latest Trump scandal offers another opportunity for China’s state-run media to tout the moral superiority of one-party rule

1 week ago
Sky Canaves
The absence of any bottom line in party competition has already evolved into an absence of a moral bottom line,” read a recent editorial from official news agency Xinhua. “The voters never see the lowest point, because things just keep getting even lower.”
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.