Logo 10 May 2022

An inward-looking new generation?

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On Tuesday, Xi Jinping addressed a celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Youth League (CYL).

Some context: The CYL is the Party's youth wing (ages 14 to 28), with membership of 73.7 million by the end of 2021.

Students account for nearly 60% of the CYL.The CYL ...