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  1. News - China

    Xi Jinping wants to be seen as on a par with Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:36am by Cary Huang

    ... there with Mao and Deng Power in modern China accrues at various speeds. For most leaders, it grows at a steady pace, while for a few others, it hurtles forward like a freight train with blinding speed. It took Mao Zedong years, including a long march, a civil war with Nationalists and routing the Japanese, to become indisputed leader. Afterwards, Deng Xiaoping emerged as paramount leader, ...

  2. News - China - SOCIETY

    Mao Zedong's Great Famine of 1958-62 still blights rural lives, scholar says

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 05:40am by Verna Yu

    ... of the village's 100 inhabitants had died during the government-made disaster. The Great Famine was sparked by Mao Zedong's Great Leap Forward, a radical agricultural campaign that was supposed ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Mao's Great Famine of 1958-62 continues to blight lives in impoverished rural areas, historian says Hungry past still haunts In 2010, historian Dr Zhou Xun ...

  3. News - China

    China still dealing with the legacy of Mao Zedong, 120 years after his birth

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 04:59am by Verna Yu

    ... contending with the Mao factor In a hotel on Beijing's outskirts last month, a couple of hundred entrepreneurs and others fasten small, ceramic Mao Zedong brooches to their lapels and gather ... among others- sing The East Is Red, a Cultural Revolution-era anthem from the days when Mao reigned supreme. From China arises Mao Zedong! He strives for the people's happiness! He ...

  4. Business - China Business

    Businesses feed off growing nostalgia for Mao Zedong

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 05:09am by Raymond Li, JANE CAI

    ... Cashing in on Mao nostalgia From red pork dishes to badges and little red books, almost everything bearing the mark of Mao Zedong is popular on the mainland, as businesses try to make money from the man and his controversial legacy. Tang Ruiren, 84, a distant relative and close neighbour of Mao's family, is one of the key figures making Mao's favourite cuisine a household name. ...

  5. News - China

    The man who questioned Mao: Hu Yaobang's colleagues look back

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by Verna Yu

    ... and colleagues have a renewed appreciation for Hu's work. In the Anti-Rightist Movement that began in 1957, hundreds of thousands of intellectuals- many of them critical of Mao Zedong- were sent ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Hu Yaobang, the liberal leader whose death sparked the Tiananmen Square protests, encouraged the public to reassess Maoist dogma The man who questioned Mao After ...

  6. News - China

    Therapy makes a comeback in a China searching for meaning

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:42pm by GDN

    ... Although Sigmund Freud's work was translated into Chinese in the 1920s, the initial flurry of interest was soon suppressed. Under Mao Zedong, psychology was banned in 1966 and psychiatry ... Guardian in Shanghai Outlawed under Mao, therapy is making a comeback in a country where sweeping changes have left many people isolated and unhappy The Chinese quest for meaning The first ...

  7. News - China

    Hu Yaobang's pilgrims remember reform efforts in lead-up to Tiananmen tragedy

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:17am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... system and embrace aspects of a market economy, shifting away from traditional Marxism. Outspoken and engaging, Hu openly criticised Mao Zedong and prodded intellectuals to raise controversial ... of China as general secretary of its central committee 1966: Criticised by Mao Zedong for his management of Youth League, falling victim to Mao's Cultural Revolution. 1966 to 1968: Performs ...

  8. News - China - zhou yongkang

    Xi Jinping strengthens his grip with Zhou Yongkang takedown... but what next?

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 06:53pm by Cary Huang

    ... in a power struggle with Mao Zedong. Liu was replaced by Marshal Lin Biao, whom Mao stripped of power in 1971. Both Liu and Lin were ousted for political purposes, while Zhou is being investigated ...

  9. News - China - SINO-US RELATIONS

    Sino-US relations in the balance as tensions rise in East Asia

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:39am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... annual Strategic and Economic Dialogue meeting, some say the US-China relationship is facing its stiffest test since President Richard Nixon travelled to Mao Zedong's China in 1972. ...

  10. News - China - RELIGION

    Wenzhou's removal of crosses and actions elsewhere may signal wider crackdown

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:08am by Verna Yu

    ... of the priorities of Xi's Mao-style mass education campaign was to emphasise that members should adhere to atheism. A Wenzhou Communist Party mass education campaign group that started in May said ...




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