• Sunday
  • April 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:47pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 49 for mao zedong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Comment - Blogs

    Is ripping up Mao’s portrait a crime?

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 01:32pm by Amy Li

    ... ripping up Mao Zedong’s portrait with three friends in Henan’s capital city Zhengzhou last month. The three other young men who participated were: Xiaodong, Ji Laisong, Lin Qilei, Cheng ... patients’ families find work in rural villages. In a photo taken on October 25, the four men, each holding Mao’s portrait, can be seen ripping it in half. They appear calm and relaxed. Ji Laisong, ...


    Communist Party to ease off on 'Mao thought'

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, Cary Huang

    ... doctrines by President Hu Jintao, Jiang Zemin and Deng Xiaoping, one key term missing from the Xinhua report was "Mao Zedong thought", an absence that led some China watchers to wonder ... off on 'Mao thought' A crucial document setting the Communist Party's direction for the next five years came to light yesterday after general secretary Hu Jintao convened ...

  3. News - China

    Maoists print newspaper to spread views after Utopia website shut

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... is widely credited with restoring China to a position of strength after the century of colonialism. His portrait still hangs in Tiananmen Square and "Mao Zedong thought" remains a founding ... Maoists sympathetic to hardliner Bo Xilai disseminate their views the old-fashioned way Faced with the shutdown of leading leftist websites earlier this year, supporters of the late Mao ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The long shadow of the Cultural Revolution

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by RODERICK MACFARQUHAR

    ... of the People's Republic, and particularly in the last 10 years of Mao Zedong's life, we wouldn't have seen the amazing economic growth of the subsequent 30-plus years. So why ... Roderick MacFarquhar says that even today, as a group of new leaders prepares to take charge in China, Mao's Cultural Revolution and the reactions to it continue to shape national ...

  5. News - China - CONGRESS BRIEFS

    Congress Briefs, November 11, 2012

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF, WIRE

    ... for railway infrastructure investment. He was speaking on the sidelines of the Communist Party's 18th congress. Reuters   'Mao Zedong thought' to stay, official says A Communist Party official has dismissed any suggestion that the tenet of "Mao Zedong thought" would be removed from the party's charter. Some reform advocates argue that the late leader's ...

  6. News - China - ANALYSIS

    Reform unlikely, says China expert Roderick MacFarquhar

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... of the stone that leads to an avalanche," said MacFarquhar, an expert on Mao Zedong and the Cultural Revolution era. He gave a lecture at Chinese University on Monday and speaks at the Foreign ... as a result of back-room deals and lacking institutional legitimacy. He said recent rumours that Mao Zedong Thought could be written out of the party's constitution were unlikely to be true. ...

  7. News - China - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    Hu's pet theory made a guiding tenet of party

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... guiding political ideology and the theories of Hu's predecessors Mao Zedong , Deng Xiaoping and Jiang Zemin . "The congress unanimously agreed that along with Marxism-Leninism, 'Mao ... Outgoing general secretary sees his 'scientific concept of development' reach elevated status accorded the thoughts of Mao, Deng and Jiang Communist leaders ended ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    Security tightened in Beijing as 18th party congress approaches

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by KEITH ZHAI AND AP

    ... the memo or if it was authentic. Meanwhile, in an apparent move to dispel rumours that Mao Zedong Thought will be played down in Hu's report to the congress, Mao's daughter Li Na and her husband, Wang Jingqing , made a rare public appearance at an exhibition in Beijing - the second appearance by a Mao family member since the rumours began. Two weeks ago, Mao's nephew Mao ...

  9. News - China

    China's Xi, mystery 'princeling', takes top spot

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 02:16pm by Agence France Presse

    ... Xi has tasted both the hard life of the impoverished countryside and the energy of China’s economic miracle. His father Xi Zhongxun fought alongside Mao Zedong and served as vice-premier ... as individuals, a lesson learned from the personality cult developed around Communist founder Mao Zedong-- often to disastrous effect. There has been speculation that Xi could have a reformist bent, ...

  10. News - China

    Factbox: understanding China's 18th Communist Party Congress

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 10:57am

    ... at the Jingxi Hotel in western Beijing. Delegates The party was founded at the first congress in Shanghai in 1921 when 13 delegates, including a young Mao Zedong, represented the less than 60 Marxist ... workers, teachers, doctors and scientists. The party has more than 82 million members. Celebrity delegates include Mao Zedong’s grandson, Mao Xinyu, and women’s badminton Olympic gold medallist ...




SCMP.com Account