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  1. News - China - OBITUARY

    Phuntso Wangye, Tibetan communist who urged reconciliation, dies at 91

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:19am by Reuters

    ... Army troops into the remote mountain region in 1951 and served as a translator for Chinese leaders Mao Zedong and Zhou Enlai during talks with the Dalai Lama in 1954. Phuntso was later purged ... said they let him escape an even worse fate during the political chaos of Mao's Cultural Revolution, according to the Tibetan leader's biographer Melvyn Goldstein. Later, Phuntso ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    US authority on Chinese art James Cahill dies at the age of 87

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:54pm by NYT

    ... In 1973, Cahill was among the first group of American art historians to visit China after president Richard Nixon's historic meeting with Mao Zedong in Beijing the previous year. They were ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Amiri Baraka, activist writer allied with Black Power Movement, dies

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 11:33pm by AP

    ... into alleys/and take their weapons leaving them dead/with tongues pulled out and sent to Ireland." He was as eclectic as he was prolific: his influences ranged from Ray Bradbury and Mao Zedong ...

  4. News - China - OBITUARY

    Writer Han Suyin dies at 95

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Revolution. She was well known on the mainland for her biographies of Mao Zedong and late premier Zhou Enlai. Han returned to China from Brussels in 1938 and married Tang Pao-huang, a Nationalist ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Last goodbye to Chak Nuen-fai, a patriot who saw reason

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... leftist riots for printing the pro-Beijing Hong Kong Evening News , New Afternoon News and Tin Fung Daily , which carried seditious articles. But Chak, who once worshipped Mao Zedong ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Leftist publisher Chak Nuen-fai dies, aged 93

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... But Chak, who once worshipped Mao Zedong and the Communist Party, became a critic of the mainland authorities in the past decade. He rejected the idea that those calling for democratisation across ...

  7. News - China - OBITUARY

    Former People's Daily chief editor Hu Jiwei sought Tiananmen vindication

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... the truth about the Tiananmen pro-democracy movement must be told, his close relative said. Li, a former secretary to Mao Zedong , and Du, a former propaganda chief, are also reform-minded party ...



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