If you were Chinese, why on earth would you want your Great Helmsman to step down?
“BEIJING — There was a time, not so long ago, when a Chinese leader setting himself up as ruler for life would have stirred international condemnation for bucking the global trend toward greater democracy. Now, such an action seems fully in keeping with moves by many countries in the other direction.
The surprise disclosure on Sunday that the Communist Party was abolishing constitutional limits on presidential terms — effectively allowing President Xi Jinping to lead China indefinitely — was the latest and arguably most significant sign of the world’s decisive tilt toward authoritarian governance, often built on the highly personalized exercise of power.
The list includes Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt and Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, all of whom have abandoned most pretenses that they rule according to the people’s will. Authoritarianism is also reappearing in places like Hungary and Poland that bare …”
Since the 1980s, the poverty rate in China has dropped from 88.3 percent to 1.3 percent. 84 percent of the population trusts the government. Hip hop is being eradicated from China. High speed trains connect Beijing with Shanghai. The Great Firewall keeps Jewish degeneracy at bay and the One Belt, One Road project is going to make China the world’s economic center of gravity. The Chinese are among the most optimistic people on the planet as the government has rolled out a welfare state.
Here in the United States, we live under a Jewish oligarchy with a crumbling infrastructure. The US Congress spends its time debating giving amnesties to illegal aliens. It won’t authorize a nickel for Trump’s border wall while China builds infrastructure all over the world. Conservatives have become the equivalent of a Pacific island cargo cult that worships the Constitution as a magical document. Foreigners look at the West and see drag queens reading books to children under liberal democracy.
Is it any wonder that the Chinese model is seen as the future?