Most observers agree that China is clearly not a democracy, but it is has definitely changed since the time of Mao. Using information from Freedom House. examine how China has evolved over the last three decades. focusing specifically on components of the Freedom House political and civil liberties indexes.? In which areas, if any, is China making the most or least progress? 6 https://freedomhouse.org/country/china 7 see https://freedomhouse.org/reporUfreedom-world-aggregate-and-subcategory-scores for explanation of the indexes.