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  1. Battle for power

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... China's Silent Ruler, was published in April. Since Mao Zedong, who controlled the country until his death in 1976, each Chinese leader has been weaker than his predecessor. And Deng, the last ...

  2. Leadership needs to rein in almighty party secretaries

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... secretaries are just too powerful to control, as Bo's case has shown. To be sure, China has come a long away from the dictatorship of Mao Zedong and the paramount leadership of Deng Xiaoping. ...

  3. Premier Wen chides Chongqing

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... document, the 'Resolution on Certain Questions in the History of Our Party', which was adopted in 1981 and is best known for a rare admission that Mao Zedong should be held responsible ...

  4. Communist leadership sets out plans for poll

    Posted Nov 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... group, which usually consists of nine members. 12 The number of delegates at the first National Party Congress in Shanghai in 1921. They included Mao Zedong ...

  5. Coming to the aid of a party divided

    Posted May 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... be seen as a positive development. As some seasoned analysts have pointed out, the mainland's politics have gradually changed from the era of paramount leaders such as Mao Zedong and Deng ... old-fashioned Communist Party propaganda by encouraging residents to sing 'red songs' and read Maoist classics, evoking memories of the politically charged years under Mao. While ...

  6. Latitude Wen enjoys signals party's evolution

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... or 'backstage ruler' within the ruling elite like Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping,' said Liu, director of Duke's Chinese media and communication studies programme. Many of the issues raised ... to the Cultural Revolution and extolling the party's glorious past under Mao, even though much of that has been criticised and abandoned by the party. Analysts see Bo's advocacy of all things ...

  7. Drama off the air as 'red' TV takes over

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in singing 'red culture' songs, telling revolutionary stories and circulating Maoist mottos. In another campaign likened to the policies promoted by Mao Zedong in the Cultural Revolution, ...

  8. Bo Xilai taking risks with populist style

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and suspicion of the similarity to re-education campaigns during Mao Zedong's Cultural Revolution. But, like his crackdown on local triads and their official friends and the holding of mass ... bureaucrat mould compared with Bo. Thanks to the internet, China's politicians are now more exposed to popular opinion, and able to engage with it. By evoking the image of the Mao era ...

  9. Beidaihe still in the spotlight to chart the future

    Posted Jul 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... capital'. Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin and retired party elders and senior officials would gather there to discuss important political and economic issues before formal party and central ...

  10. New party chief for the embattled Health Ministry

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woods Lee A former senior economic planner has been confirmed as the Health Ministry's new party chief, injecting new blood into the embattled government department. The Communist Party's Central Committee confirmed media speculation by naming 55-year-old Zhang Mao, a former deputy minister of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), as the Health ...




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