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  1. TV drama on 'sent down youth' too rosy, say critics

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of a key part of the Cultural Revolution. Zhiqing or Sent-down Youth, which began airing at prime time on the main China Central Television channel last month, centres on the lives of a group ... of the Red Guards during the revolution, drew national attention for his 'red culture' revival, which included initiatives to encourage students to work in the countryside. There has also ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LEISURE

    Cultural district now has wheel appeal

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Visitors can cycle along the promenade at West Kowloon on one of 50 new bicycles Cultural district now has wheel appeal Visitors to the West Kowloon Cultural District will be able to cycle along its 1.8 kilometre promenade from today as the district authority launches its automatic bicycle rental system. The public can rent one of 50 bicycles for HK$20 ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi’s crackdown on corruption won’t lead to a more open society

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:33pm by NORA SAUSMIKAT, Chang Ping

    ... the bao shou pai (conservative faction) and zao fan pai (rebels) from the Cultural Revolution. When Xi Jinping says today that the princelings are China's "legitimate heirs" of power, he is referring to an argument that was fiercely debated in the immediate aftermath of the Cultural Revolution. The 1980s, and especially 1989, again saw the elite in power divided. Zhong ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Son of reformer Hu Yaobang rues lost chance for change, 25 years after his father’s death

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 11:41pm by Verna Yu

    ... responsible for steering China out of the chaos of the Cultural Revolution and into the era of "reform and opening up". Hu Yaobang died on April 15, 1989, from a heart attack, two years ... came at the height of the Cultural Revolution in 1968. The senior Hu asked his teenage son whether he thought the popular slogan of the era- "Everything we do is for Chairman Mao; All our ...

  5. News - China Digest

    The Post's daily China news-round-up- April 10, 2014

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:05am

    ... profited by deleting negative information |Source: FeiChangDao Ford “shocked” to discover bribery in China |Source: China Labour Bulletin Cultural revolution nostalgia- Yu Hua |Source: New York ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Courage needed to undertake political reforms

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of the Cultural Revolution and Mao Zedong's policies, including the persecution of millions. In 1981, Deng Xiaoping handpicked him as party chairman, a post later renamed general secretary. But he ...

  7. News - China Insider - ART

    64,000 chopsticks, one portrait of Jackie Chan

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:25pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... is a tribute to the life, art and cultural significance of Jackie Chan,” says Yi, who spent a month collecting the chopsticks in Zhejiang and Beijing. “Jackie’s art director contacted me about three ... material to make sure it works. [There’s] a lot of planning and designing on paper and the computer.” Born and raised in Malaysia to parents that had left Shanghai during the start of the Cultural ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    British culture minister Maria Miller forced out for overstating expenses

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London British culture minister quits over expenses row British Prime Minister David Cameron suffered a blow to his authority yesterday when a scandal-hit minister he had been defending resigned, exposing him to charges of weak leadership and poor judgment. Maria Miller, Britain's minister for culture, stepped down after a backlash against her ...

  9. News - China

    Twenty-five years after his death, Hu Yaobang still remembered as pragmatic reformist

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 08:15pm by Cary Huang

    ... with the prevailing Dengist-Leninist model that replaced Maoist totalitarianism after the Cultural Revolution. ... professor of Contemporary Chinese Studies and director of China Policy Institute with University of Nottingham. Among other things, Hu was credited with spurring economic reforms after the Cultural ...

  10. News - China

    The man who questioned Mao: Hu Yaobang's colleagues look back

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by Verna Yu

    ... to re-education camps where hard labour would supposedly reform their minds. Next, during the Cultural Revolution from 1966 to 1976, millions of Chinese were beaten, tortured and executed ... the tumultuous movement. During the Cultural Revolution, officials beat He, the former foreign ministry official, and sent him to nine years of hard labour as an "anti-revolutionary ...




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