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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    War hero's son sorry for persecution of his teachers during Cultural Revolution

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang cary.huang@scmp.com Chen Xiaolu apologises for his misdeeds during Cultural Revolution ahead of Maoist Bo's trial Hero's son sorry for persecution of his teachers The son of a war hero and military leader has publicly apologised for torturing and persecuting his teachers during the Cultural Revolution, amid a wave of red nostalgia across the country ahead ...

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    Liberal economist Mao Yushi warns of a 'leftist revival' in China

    Posted May 26th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... record and his tumultuous Cultural Revolution, in which millions were persecuted as neighbour turned on neighbour in a drive to root out capitalism and impose his doctrines. In January- before he ... feel they have missed out on the benefits of the economic boom. Qu said the social changes since China opened its doors in the late 1970s have made a return of the Cultural Revolution less ...

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    Premier recalls major turning point for nation

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... yesterday, he spared a moment to recall one day in one of the poorest counties in China during the Cultural Revolution as one of his most memorable experiences. "It was in 1977, when I was working in the fields, the day I learned that I had been accepted to university," Li said after the end of the NPC session yesterday. Li was a "sent-down youth" during the Cultural ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    What Hong Kong can expect from Li Yuanchao, likely next Beijing link-man

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... to enter the prestigeous Fudan University after the social upheavals of the Cultural Revolution. The university, under the leadership of the famous "first geometer of the Orient", Su ... to protect him in Mao Zedong's purges during the Cultural Revolution. Like many of the children of revolutionaries, he was "sent down" to the country to work as a labourer. He ...

  5. News - China - POLITICS

    Files 'closed' on catastrophes of past, top party historian Xie Chuntao says

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:37am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Files 'closed' on catastrophes of past The Communist Party is unlikely to ever open all the files on its recent painful past, including the Cultural Revolution ... botched industrialisation campaign, and the 1966-1976 Cultural Revolution are two of the country's most sensitive historical events in modern times. During the Cultural Revolution, children ...

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    Loyal to Mao's legacy, China's princelings have high hopes for fellow 'red descendant' Xi

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 09:18am by Angela Meng, WU NAN

    ... the violence and political upheavals of the Cultural Revolution, said that despite Mao's errors he still considered him a great leader. "Before the Cultural Revolution, Mao was a godlike figure to us,'' said Chen. "Whenever we saw him at Tiananmen, we couldn't help but cheer and be moved by him. "After the Cultural Revolution we had time to reflect ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Is class struggle back on agenda? Mere mention of Mao-era slogan stirs fears

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 04:33am by Minnie Chan

    ... be a feature of Chinese society. The term is redolent of the Cultural Revolution era and its re-emergence fanned concern the far left is making a comeback. Red Flag Manuscript, a biweekly run ... the Cultural Revolution, arguing the country had to rid itself of "class enemies"- the bourgeois forces attempting to return society to capitalism. Such rhetoric helped stoke the Red Guards ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    It's scientific research, not a revival of Mao’s ‘little red book’, says scholar

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... quotations he is editing, saying the volume is not an effort bring back the "little red book" from the Cultural Revolution. The book, which may be published in time for the 120th ... rejected any effort to tie his work to the symbol of the decade of upheaval at the end of Mao's reign. "Linking the publication of this book with the Cultural Revolution is totally ...

  9. News - China - POLITICS

    Liberal economist Mao Yushi cancels talk under pressure from leftists

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... the tumultuous Cultural Revolution had never completely disappeared- as was obvious in Chongqing during the rule of its now disgraced party secretary Bo Xilai. He said that persecutory tactics bearing the hallmarks of the Cultural Revolution were still rife in many parts of the country. However, Hu said the new leadership was unlikely to stray from the liberal reform put in place by late paramount ...

  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Mystery over lone vote against Xi

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Li

    ... was arrested in 1968, two years into the Cultural Revolution. His family was not informed of his whereabouts or situation until 1973, when they were notified that Zhang had died in Beijing's ... three sons committed suicide during the Cultural Revolution. The other was arrested and tortured. "Zhang paid a high price for a no vote," commented a blogger. "Let's hope ...




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