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  1. Letters

    Posted Feb 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of years. When Mao Zedong ruled China it was a taboo subject. However, if we look back over different dynasties we can see that many people held Confucius and his analects in high regard. Some ... Unfortunately China's male chauvinistic society has not adhered to Mao Zedong's old dictum that, 'women hold up half the sky'. Until the men running the country realise that equality ...

  2. Identity crisis

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... including mini-markets, and the whole economy was totally paralysed. In 1967, Chinese leader Mao Zedong tried to export his Cultural Revolution into Southeast Asian countries, including the former ... and delivered Mao Zedong's Thoughts, the small red books. The deliveries were caught in press photos, which can still be seen in newspapers in the National Library in Yangon. At that time, ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... an important role in the governance of Hong Kong; they are our history, and it is imperative that they are not sold off to narrow private interests. Frank Lee, Mid-Levels Mao would not be right choice Rob Dingwall proposes renaming Hong Kong airport ('Mao Zedong airport is best option', December 2). Many Chinese people died indirectly and directly as a result of the policies Mao ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Aug 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... themselves, or relatives of victims of the Cultural Revolution and the famine during the Great Leap Forward. In the Post Magazine (same date), a cushion with Mao Zedong's face is featured ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, January 28, 2013

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... to be following Mao Zedong's creed of "might is right". I think the Philippines is correct to take Beijing to an arbitrational tribunal, under the UN's Convention on the Law ...

  6. Slice of Life

    Posted Jul 17th 2007, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... 'great helmsman' [Mao Zedong] to concentrate on unity, modernisation and improving living standards'. Deng was speaking after a meeting of the Communist Party's Central Committee, which had chosen his ally, Hu Yaobang, as the country's official leader and demoted to vice-chairman Hua Guofeng, Mao Zedong's chosen successor. Other 'great tasks' facing ...

  7. A new concept for our tycoons: compassion

    Posted Nov 21st 2008, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... such things do nothing to fill rice bowls. Beijing has taken this implied pact further, basing the very legitimacy of the post-Mao-Zedong era on the promise of economic growth and prosperity. ...

  8. All the makings of a leader

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... that people need or want and can afford to dedicate the time, then I'm happy to do it. In your opinion, who stands out for their ability to lead? Mao Zedong got many things wrong and made many ...

  9. slice of life

    Posted Mar 01st 2005, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... the police. Japanese correspondents based in the Chinese capital said the directive was issued to eliminate extreme pro-Mao rebel groups in Beijing. The groups were accused of spreading rumours, twisting information and propagating armed struggle. The official Soviet news agency Tass described the situation in China as chaotic and said Mao Zedong's followers were quarrelling among ...

  10. Rediscovered arts

    Posted Mar 11th 2007, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... the Salvation Army William Booth Secondary School designed a poster by imitating the style of propaganda posters from mainland China in the 1960s and 70s. During the reign of Mao Zedong, posters were ...




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