Why Frank Underwood is great for China’s soft power

House of Cards is an obvious dramatization of US politics, but it's also a real soft power boost for China.


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Kevin Spacey as US Congressman Frank Underwood in a scene from the Netflix original series, House of Cards. (AP Photo/Netflix, Melinda Sue Gordon)

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Warning: This article contains spoilers.

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