CGTN: What Are Generations of Chinese Communists Striving For?
BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Communist Party of China (CPC), the ruling party of the world’s most populous nation and the second largest economy, is turning 100 this year. What has been motivating the CPC to fight against one challenge after another over the past century?
“The original aspiration and the mission of Chinese Communists is to seek happiness for the Chinese people and rejuvenation for the Chinese nation,” General Secretary Xi Jinping of the CPC Central Committee said in his report to the 19th CPC National Congress in October 2017.
“This founding aspiration, this mission, is what inspires the Chinese Communists to advance,” Xi said.
In March 2018, Xi, also the Chinese president,…