By David Gitter, Julia Bowie, Nathanael Callan, Brock Erdahl, Ann Listerud, and San
HighlightsA Politburo meeting this week discussed China’s current economic situation in the face of pressure on trade from the US. The following Politburo collective study session discussed the development of artificial intelligence as an “important strategic tool” for China to win in global competition (see Senior Leaders section).People’s Daily ran an article to correct mistaken interpretations of Xinjiang history (see Propaganda section).United Front bodies oversaw several major events this week, including the All-China Women’s Federation’s National Women’s Congress, a symposium on private enterprise, the World Buddhist Forum, and a meeting of the new leadership of the All China Federation of Trade Unions (see United Front Work section).
Xi Jinping Presides Over Politburo Meeting
10.31 Xi Jinping presided over a Politburo meeting…