political scandal

  • April 26, 2012  

    Six weeks after China’s Bo Xilai disappeared under a cloud of corruption allegations and the death of a British national, The New York Times reported on Bo’s use of wiretaps to spy on top Chinese officials, including President Hu Jintao. Margaret Warner reports on the latest turn in the dramatic story. Continue reading

  • April 26, 2012  

    The scandal around ousted Chinese political leader Bo Xilai deepened Thursday when The New York Times reported that he used wiretaps to spy on other officials, including President Hu Jintao. Margaret Warner, The Financial Times’ Richard McGregor and Xiao Qiang of the Berkeley China Internet Project discuss the new developments. Continue reading

  • April 11, 2012  

    China has tried to clamp down on Internet discussions and move beyond a scandal surrounding the once-powerful political leader Bo Xilai, who was removed from the ruling Communist Party’s Politburo while his wife was named the main suspect in the murder of a British businessman. Margaret Warner reports. Continue reading