When Marx Met Confucius: Xi Jinping’s Attempt to Influence China’s Intellectual Loyalties Has Met With a Mixed Reception at Home and Abroad

The television series attempts to reconcile the Chinese Communist Party’s official Marxist underpinnings with an appeal to a more specifically Chinese cultural heritage

CHINA POLITICS A propaganda poster showing Chinese President Xi Jinping hangs on a wall in Beijing on March 12, 2018. (Photo: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP)