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Inside Xi Jinping’s head: it’s about more than just power

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Xi Jinping genuinely cares about poverty reduction.

That’s why he has put major political capital into eradicating poverty (see link).

Why it matters: Analysis of Chinese politics too easily devolves into a who’s up, who’s down parlor game to assess individual power. Not enough time is s...