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  1. Plan put for museum on Cultural Revolution

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing A proposal to build a Cultural Revolution Museum has been submitted to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference by 48 top scientists and writers ... of China. The proposal is the first to call for an official Cultural Revolution Museum by CPPCC members in 18 years, although Ba Jin, a former CPPCC vice-chairman and contemporary writer, had been ...

  2. Archivists start hunt for relics of the Cultural Revolution era

    Posted May 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai Artefacts associated with the Cultural Revolution are scattered around the world, but mainland archivists are only now starting to collect them for study, the minister of culture said in Beijing yesterday. Asked why there was no official Cultural Revolution museum, Sun Jiazheng said officials at museums throughout the nation were collecting material for research ...

  3. No spit, but plenty of polish in Beijing

    Posted May 13th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... of the 1960s Cultural Revolution and Mao's Red Guards, who roamed the countryside and ousted closet capitalists, often violently. The youthful hysteria of that turbulent era, however, has been ... and what not to do,' said Luan, who was rather hoping for some exclusive shopping therapy, an injection of culture and a bit of hotel pampering. Instead, she, and millions of visitors like ...

  4. Funeral committee 'followed'

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and prominent intellectuals seeking to introduce western philosophy and liberal ideas into China during the 1980s after the Cultural Revolution. Mr Liu said Bao edited a series of books on philosophy, ...

  5. Road to eco-ruin

    Posted Apr 24th 2007, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... the meat?' 'No. Just to kill them,' he smiled again. During the Cultural Revolution, Guandi was a gulag where intellectuals were tortured. The old party secretary must have been ... and destructive. Remember how the Red Guards of the Cultural Revolution launched their movement from Beijing. There must have been a reason other than ideology, because the same behaviour is occurring now ...

  6. Problems at home

    Posted Apr 25th 2007, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... a fellow at the University of Hong Kong's Centre of Asian Studies and a specialist on the Chinese diaspora. 'It especially stems from the Cultural Revolution. China was separated from ... practices; to learn how to deal with your boss and your colleagues.' Their lack of knowledge of the local work culture is one reason mainland companies are reluctant to employ haigui. ...

  7. The Eye of Jade

    Posted Jun 10th 2007, 12:00am by Ann Mah

    ... the Luoyang museum during the Cultural Revolution. Many such relics were destroyed by zealous Red Guards, but Uncle Chen is convinced that the Eye of Jade still exists. He hopes to recover it and sell ... secretive streak. Eventually, her search takes her to the highest echelons of the Chinese secret service and the brutal past of the Cultural Revolution. Although the plot is a bit thin, ...

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    Louis Cha's martial arts classic to become 'required reading' for Beijing pupils

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 06:02pm by Ernest Kao

    ... thought to mock Mao Zedong and the Cultural Revolution. Ironically, Taiwan once banned his novels as well, billing them pro-Communist literature. Most of the bans were gone by the 1980s. ...

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    The US mulls cyber-espionage crackdown and China targets drug traffickers

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 05:45am by Patrick Boehler

    ... unapproved trips abroad. China Daily* Chongqing's Cultural Revolution cemetery remains closed to the public for Tomb Sweeping Day.   Environment 21st Century Business Herald* The Ministry ...

  10. Yeh Yeh's House- A Memoir

    Posted Mar 26th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... articulates the hard-won wisdom and complex emotions inherent in the difficult lives of her kind and resilient relatives, many of whom suffered horrifically during the Cultural Revolution,' says ... mother in 1987 and was able to begin to reconcile the cultural divide that existed between them. But Beijing just two years before Tiananmen had changed, and Chao's mother could see ...




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