On February 13, Xi Jinping gave a speech about the 18th Party Congress 6th Plenum spirit to high level provincial leaders. The speech focused on internal party discipline and the importance of unified leadership within the Party. This message needed to be reinforced, and will likely be continually raised between now and the 19th Party Congress.
This week’s 成语 was used to describe what happens if the Party does not unify and heal itself. Xi also used medical metaphors, such as “增强自我净化能力、提高排毒杀菌政治免疫力的根本途径” that suggest sickness.
To lack common spirit