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Xi Jinping takes short cut to China’s Communist pantheon

Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping joined the pantheon of China’s Communist immortals on the strength of their contributions to the nation. Xi Jinping is getting in on what political watchers say amounts to an “IOU”. The Communist Party this week amended its constitution to canonise President Xi’s political “thought”, the highest honour a Chinese leader can achieve […]