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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 ...

  2. News - China - CRIME

    Man in his eighties jailed for Cultural Revolution killing

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 04:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing A mainland court has jailed an elderly man for a murder committed during the tumultuous 1966-76 Cultural Revolution, officials said yesterday, after a trial ... units that engaged in mass violence and destroyed cultural relics. The authorities have never publicly estimated how many died during the Cultural Revolution, but British historian Roderick ...


    Former Red Guard apologises to his victims of Cultural Revolution

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 12:00am by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com In an advert and letters, Liu Boqin confesses that he beat teachers and terrorised families, and now understood 'sins of the Cultural Revolution' Former ... to the Shandong Chinese People's Political Consultative Committee. The fact that he was in junior high school in the early days of the Cultural Revolution means he is in his early 60s. "As ...

  4. Magazines - Style - INSIDE SCOOP

    Cultural revolution

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by VIVIAN CHAN

    ... Who says you can only see fine art in galleries? Thanks to Le French May, the cultural festival which kick-started yesterday, fine arts have been brought to Central's Landmark. A total of 11 pieces by maestros such as Auguste Rodin, Salvador Dali, Yayoi Kusama and Robert Indiana will be showcased throughout the Landmark mall, Alexander House, Prince's Building ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Can China's new leaders finally lay to rest ghosts of the Cultural Revolution?

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by LIJIA ZHANG

    ... Revolution? Once again, the term wen ge- short for the Cultural Revolution- is buzzing around China's web. This time, discussion was sparked by the trial last month of a man for an alleged murder in 1967, at the height of the Cultural Revolution. In 1966, Mao Zedong had launched the mass political movement, intending to remove "capitalists" who had infiltrated the party. ...

  6. News - China

    Details of Cultural Revolution murder exposed

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 08:53pm by Chris Luo

    ... took place in 1967, a year after the start of the Cultural Revolution, a ten-year-long period of social and political upheaval that paralysed China politically and economically. Hong, ... years. The court has not yet pronounced a verdict after the trial last week. Although the Cultural Revolution came to an end in 1976 after the death of Mao Zedong, officials have yet to announce ...

  7. News - China

    Feng Xiaogang hopes to make Cultural Revolution film

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 02:45pm by Peony Lui

    ... Peony Lui Mainland director and CPPCC delegate Feng Xiaogang expressed interest in shooting a film about the Cultural Revolution on Wednesday, according to a report in Southern Metropolis Daily. In a CPPCC discussion about art and literature, Feng commented on China’s film censorship, saying that themes like the Cultural Revolution should be viable material for filmmakers. Feng ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The long shadow of the Cultural Revolution

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by RODERICK MACFARQUHAR

    ... Roderick MacFarquhar says that even today, as a group of new leaders prepares to take charge in China, Mao's Cultural Revolution and the reactions to it continue to shape national politics Let me begin with what for most Western scholars is a truism: No Cultural Revolution, no reform. In other words, without the disasters that occurred in the first 30 years ...

  9. News - China - HISTORY

    Cultural Revolution museum draws foreigners from Brazil, America

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by SALLY WANG

    ... Sally Wang sally.wang@scmp.com Mao-era museum attracts foreigners A museum in Guangdong that commemorates the victims of the Cultural Revolution has been drawing visitors from as far away as Brazil and America. Many of the foreigners are descendants of the millions of Chinese who died during one of the most destructive periods in China's history. The Cultural Revolution Museum, ...

  10. Comment - Blogs

    Traces of Cultural Revolution crimes in anti-Japanese violence

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 08:33am by John Kennedy

    ... our country is rising. If you want to argue that we couldn't have seen the consequences of that at the time, well, now, amid this wave of anti-Japan sentiment, as so much Cultural Revolution-style brutality manifests, we might just get some insight right up close. If we don't learn from the Cultural Revolution, these kinds of things will just grow more intense. I hope history ...




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