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  1. Team of choice

    Posted Jun 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a persistent debate in China on the issue of 'red' or 'expert', that is, political reliability versus the ability to actually get things done. Mao Zedong favoured redness. Thus, he ... paramount leader. Deng, unlike Mao, put economic development ahead of political correctness. He was best known for saying: 'It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white as long ...

  2. For C.Y, the only way from here is up

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is not Lucifer incarnate. Beijing will give him lots of leeway. He probably spent too much time studying surveying in college to have read Marx or Mao properly. And it would be futile for him to try ...

  3. Ex-Communist raps Comrade C.Y.

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by a party member. [Leung Chun-ying's predecessor] Mao Junnian must [therefore] also be a party member, as well as Leung Chun-ying,' she said. She said Leung Chun-ying's recent vague ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 13, 2012

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are applying for world heritage status for the Beijing Central Axis ("World heritage bid likely to include Mao's tomb", August 4) as it is a masterpiece of urban planning. However, ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on China's first female astronaut made me reflect ('Woman astronaut can inspire China', June 16). Maybe Mao Zedong got it slightly wrong when he said 'Women hold up half the sky'. ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with communism in their youth, thinking it would solve injustice in the world. But after seeing Stalin's and Mao's crimes against their own people, as well as those of dictators in Cambodia ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Nov 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a finger unless convinced it will get Beijing's approval. Yet our national government keeps records of everything, as Frank Dik?tter, the author of Mao's Great Famine, discovered to both ...

  8. Rise and fall of a scholar who left his stamp on HK

    Posted Jul 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Marshal Lin Biao, the handpicked successor of late leader Mao Zedong, during the Cultural Revolution (1966-76). Tsui was unlike most princelings who went on to do business and got rich quickly, ... University in 1977, the so-called 77th grade students- the first batch of students admitted to college through entrance examinations after Mao's demise in 1976. After that, Tsui went ...

  9. Basic learning

    Posted May 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... sensitive issues, including historically whether wars with Mongols and Manchus should be taught as foreign invasions or civil wars. Mao Zedong, too, is controversial. While he founded the New China, ...

  10. United affronts

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... loyalty to the leader, whether the personality cult of Mao Zedong or the institutional cult of the party. Beijing's cynical devotion to feudal principles and the merits of the gambling ... businessmen' who have fronted for Beijing since Mao's days. Mr Ho retained an interest in Stanley Ho's main vehicle, Socieded de Turismo e Diversoes de Macau, for a long time after becoming ...




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