Two Great Mises.org Articles
First, Lew Rockwell describes the hell that China was during its communist era. While the Chinese government can still be oppressive in some non-economic areas and is far from consistently laissez faire in economics, it is clear that there has been a dramatic improvement in particularly the economic aspects and to a lesser extent also the non-economic aspects since Deng Xiaopings capitalist reformation.
Second, Robert Blumen has an interesting review of Peter Schiff's book. While the book is not flawless, it does seem interesting (I haven't read it myself yet, so I can't review it yet).