CPC not pursuing a road of tyranny - scholar
Updated: 2005-11-23 09:06
He went on to say that at the heart of its policies, the CPC seeks peace in
relations with other nations, harmony at home and reconciliation across the
Pertaining to the form of democracy, Zheng said "macro-democracy" without
legal constraints could only bring disasters to the Chinese people. On the other
hand, he explained, an improved democratic system with diversified forms of
democracy and enhanced and orderly public participation in political affairs
will bring benevolence and happiness to the people.
The entirely different roads taken by the two Communist Parties stemmed from
different perspective views on the nature of socialism, different historical and
cultural traditions and different perspectives of and actions taken concerning
the aspirations of the nations and their people.
"The CPC holds socialism involves the development of productivity at home and
promotion of peace in foreign relations", said Zheng. "The long-standing Chinese
historical and cultural traditions, in the view of the CPC, advocates harmony,
harmony while reserved differences, honesty, amity, treating neighboring nations
kindly and friendly, and the philosophy of 'not to impose upon others what you
would not like others to impose upon you.'"
The CPC considers what its nation and people aspire is absolutely to shake
off poverty, make the nation prosperous and strong, realize national
rejuvenation, achieve social harmony and bring happiness to the people, said
After going through many disasters and untold miseries in history, the
Chinese nation has been pursuing two major goals: safeguarding national
sovereignty and territorial integrity; and realizing development and
"The power of the CPC comes precisely from its steadfast push of the two
major goals," said Zheng.