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“Only Socialism Can Save China.” Lingling Wei Reports

Clip: 09/23/2021 | 2m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

“Only socialism can save China.” These were the words of Chinese leader Xi Jinping when the country’s Communist Party celebrated its centennial this summer. It’s now becoming clear that this vision is accompanied by a crackdown on the private sector and an effort to redistribute wealth. Lingling Wei has covered all this for The Wall Street Journal and joins the show to explain what's happening.

Aired: 09/23/21

Rating: NR

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