With a dash of Putin and an echo of Mao, China's Xi sets himself up to rule for life

With a dash of Putin and an echo of Mao, China's Xi sets himself up to rule for life
- Xi has already used his power to implement a far-reaching crackdown on corruption, even if it has also been used to instill obedience and eliminate rivals. He is equally determined to improve the way the party governs China, eliminate poverty and even improve the country's poisoned environment: all ...