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Richard Lewko

Articles by Richard Lewko

Illustration: China by Linas Garsys for The Washington Times

DECKER & TRIPLETT: China's ruling elite

One of the most widely believed myths about China today is that market reforms, a growing economy and a purportedly more progressive government are leading to a new age of opportunity. PRC propagandists point out that the country's middle class has grown from nothing a few decades ago to 100 million or so in 2010. Published November 16, 2011