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  1. Who said it?

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to destroy us, but...When they have trouble on the mainland, they flee to American embassies Liberal economist Mao Yushi, speaking to Foreign Policy magazine on China's progress and political ...

  2. Debate over Mao's body

    Posted Jan 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chinese are debating on the internet whether the central government should remove the corpse of Mao Zedong from public display in Tiananmen Square. Writer Yu Jie and several colleagues began the controversy with an article that said, among other things, that Chairman Mao's performance as leader did not deserve such a display. What do you think? Share your views: write ...

  3. Mao mania set to fuel party support

    Posted Dec 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and events are being planned to commemorate the 110th anniversary of Mao Zedong's birth, which falls on Friday, in what is seen as an attempt to stoke up nationalistic sentiment and boost ... 's descendants are particularly attractive. Mao Xinyu, Mao's grandson, published Grandfather Mao Zedong, which is selling well. Kong Dongmei, Mao's granddaughter, has a book called Open My ...

  4. Beijing faces pressure to act against Mao critics

    Posted May 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... backing, but said citizens had ways of exercising their rights and defending Chairman Mao Zedong was one of those constitutional rights. What sparked the campaign was Mao Yushi's review of Xin's book on Mao Zedong, called The Fall of the Red Sun, that was published on the economics information website Caing.com last month. The 5,000 character review- it can no longer be read ...

  5. A leader haunted by history?

    Posted Jan 05th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Few realise that, within 20 days of assuming power, he visited Xibaipo, in Hebei province. This was where Mao Zedong stopped briefly on March 23, 1949 to reflect before moving towards the Fragrant Hills to enter Beijing. Mao said: 'Today is the day I go to the capital to take the examination.' Arriving at Xibaipo, Mr Hu said: 'Today this examination continues.' ...

  6. Old hand offers perfect souvenir thanks to poster boy Mao

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Mao posters and post-Cultural Revolution period works of art. I had many of these Mao portrait posters, including of Zhou Enlai, which were given away in the early days but are now increasingly rare,' he said. To share his China pride, Chua wants to give a lucky reader one of his original Mao posters (73.5cm x 53cm), which depending on your taste is either very patriotic ...

  7. The Man on Mao's Right

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by Danyll Wills

    ... Danyll Wills The Man on Mao's Right by Ji Chaozhu Random House, HK$224 Ji Chaozhu was the ultimate 'fly on the wall' during some of the most extraordinary events in modern Chinese history. From the early 1950s to his retirement in 1996, he was interpreter for Zhou Enlai, Mao Zedong and other top mainland politicians and eventually a fully accredited diplomat. ...

  8. Mao debate is far from dead and buried

    Posted Oct 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing jiangtao.shi@scmp.com Thirty-five years after his death, Mao Zedong remains at the centre of a raging political debate between liberals and conservatives on the mainland. A group of leftists has in the past week launched fresh attacks against the Communist Party's mouthpiece for running a controversial editorial on National Day in which Mao's name ...

  9. Education chief helped son cheat in exam

    Posted Jun 15th 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai A county education bureau chief in Hunan was found to have helped his son cheat on the national college entrance exam last week, according to state media. Mao Huadong, director ... yesterday. At the liberal arts examination last Tuesday morning, Mao's son was found with a small note by the deputy instructor of his testing room. That triggered the initial investigation ...

  10. Mother of the Bomb who recoiled at its power and rejoiced in Mao's China

    Posted Aug 17th 2008, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... lives, but to keep the Soviet Union from coming into Japan.' Ms Hinton decided to move to China. Mao Zedong may be regarded in some quarters as one of the most notorious tyrants of the 20th ... Mao is a hero, she believes, and the Chinese people would be far better off today had he been able to continue his policies for longer. 'I was 100 per cent behind everything that happened ...




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