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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. Hypocritical call

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to ask others to boycott Chinese goods because in the past Mao Zedong was responsible for the deaths of millions during the Cultural Revolution or because People's Liberation Army troops ...

  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. 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 ...

  6. Shallow value in short memories

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Republic has been making huge strides in the world, seeming to fulfil Mao Zedong's claim that the 'Chinese people have stood up'. But the more effort goes into promoting this pride, ... cultural and tourist identity. The mainland generally is beginning to be aware of the horrendous cultural destruction wrought by politics under Mao and by commercial interests more recently ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Dec 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... I share the view of Jeffry Kuperus regarding Mao Zedong ('Mao would not be right choice', December 13). Your correspondent expressed opposition to such a proposal because of the number of people who died while he led the country. However, I do not see this as the sole reason to object to such an idea. If you asked people about Mao, most of them would associate him ...

  8. Tickets to big PLA exhibition a hot item

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... and will feature 1,600 exhibits. They will include 24 first-class national treasures, Mao Zedong's personal telescope, replicas of the nation's first ballistic missile, its first satellite, ...

  9. Delta needs to co-ordinate transport policy

    Posted Jul 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... projects, and not the leaders of this impoverished continent. MARIANNE TULLENERS, Wong Nai Chung Gap Mao and opium trade Sin-ming Shaw's article ('Unmasking the false god Mao', June 29) is indeed both informative and interesting. While every living Chinese 40-something experienced Mao Zedong's tyranny first hand during the Cultural Revolution, hardly anyone I am ...

  10. Business still a man's domain

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chris Davis Mao Zedong's quote that 'women hold up half the sky' may be more aspiration than fact when it comes to Hong Kong women owning and operating businesses. Based on the latest MasterCard Worldwide Index of Women's Advancement, with 30 women for every 100 men owning businesses, females in Hong Kong lag behind those on the mainland (42.6) and Taiwan (30.2). ...




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