Politics

Nov 5, 2012

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: the other election that will influence the world

The influence of China's old guard looks like living on in the other election this week that is sure to influence the whole world. Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reports that conservatives appear poised to dominate the Communist Party's new leadership.

Richard Farmer

Crikey political commentator

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Election shock: late swing to conservatives. The influence of China's old guard looks like living on in the other election this week that is sure to influence the whole world. Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reports that conservatives appear poised to dominate the Communist Party's new leadership as furious horse trading continues ahead of next week's transfer of power in Beijing.

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  1. Matt Hardin

    So blurring the facts DOES help

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