Rights Lawyering in Xi's China: Innovation in the Midst of Marginalization
In March 2018, Xi Jinping, the President of the People’s Republic of China (“China” or “PRC”) and the General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (“CCP” or “the Party”), was elevated to highest echelons of political power. Successfully consolidating power to an unprecedented level since Deng Xiaopeng and Mao Zedong, Xi is now the “core leader” of a centralized system geared towards implementing his vision for China’s future...
Joy L. Chia, Rights Lawyering in Xi's China: Innovation in the Midst of Marginalization, 41 Fordham Int'l L.J. 1111 (2018).