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China wants to double down on Marxism

A decorative plate featuring an image of Chinese President Xi Jinping
A decorative plate featuring an image of Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen behind a statue of late communist leader Mao Zedong. Photo: Greg Baker/AFP via Getty Images

The Politburo met twice in the last week.

  • The first meeting excited investors as some interpreted official comments on the meeting as a sign a new round of economic stimulus is coming.
  • The second meeting, was a Politburo Study session Xi Jinping chaired on Marx and Engel's "The Communist Manifesto”.