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  1. News - China

    China to celebrate Mao's birthday, but events scaled back

    Posted Dec 26th 2013, 05:10am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing China celebrates the 120th birthday of Mao Zedong, the founder of modern China, on Thursday, but will be scaling back festivities as President Xi Jinping embarks on broad economic reforms which have unsettled leftists. Mao has become a potent symbol for leftists within the ruling Communist Party who feel that three decades of market-based reform have gone ...

  2. News - China - OBITUARY

    Zhuang Zedong, key to China-US ping-pong diplomacy, dies at 73

    Posted Feb 10th 2013, 09:00pm by Associated Press and Global Post

    ... said. The event caught the attention of Chinese leader Mao Zedong who swiftly offered an invitation to the Americans. “Zhuang Zedong not only knows good ping-pong, he knows good diplomacy too,” ... Associated Press and Global Post Zhuang Zedong, a key figure in 1971’s groundbreaking “ping-pong diplomacy” between China and the US, has died. He was 73 and long struggled with cancer. ...

  3. Mao Zedong thought, communal showers all grist for university mill

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Raymond Li

    ... a shock,' the 23-year-old Hongkonger says. 'We never studied so much about socialism and Mao Zedong thought in Hong Kong.' She says it took her more than six months to adjust to campus ...

  4. Time to end Mao Zedong's disastrous war on nature

    Posted Nov 16th 2009, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei Man is bound to conquer nature' is one of the celebrated phrases of Mao Zedong. Yet how the Chinese have suffered dearly because of his misguided and disastrous ... are made based on scientific calculations instead of leaders' whims. But Mao's spirit lingers on. As the snow that has paralysed much of the northern and central provinces now advances ...

  5. News - China

    Outrage over 15.5b yuan projects to mark Mao's birth

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 03:35pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Xiangtan city plans to spend 15.5 billion yuan on 16 schemes linked to the 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong's birth More than 15.5 billion yuan is being poured into the hometown of Communist China’s founding father Mao Zedong for projects marking the 120th anniversary of his birth, local media reported, prompting outrage on Thursday. Mao, who led ...

  6. News - China - COMMEMORATION

    Hunan plans high-profile Mao birthday celebration

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... and high-profile commemoration of the 120th anniverary of Mao Zedong's birth in his hometown of Shaoshan this year. The plans have reinforced concerns among the country's liberals that the party is taking a more conservative political line. Provincial party secretary Xu Shousheng visited numerous venues honouring Mao on Wednesday and laid a wreath before a statue of him at Mao Zedong Square ...

  7. News - China

    Corrections & Clarifications

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 04:14am

    ... A Briefs item, “Mao’s 1947 democracy remarks valid, says Xi” yesterday said, wrongly, that Mao Zedong remarked in 1947 that democracy was the “new way” to break away from the rise and fall of past dynasties. Mao made the remark in 1945. ...

  8. News - China - DRAMA

    Play about Mao's relationship with son he lost in Korean war opens

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 10:40am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... opens ahead of anniversary A new play that glorifies the love of Mao Zedong for his eldest son, Mao Anying, who was killed while serving with the PLA in the Korean war, premiered this week ... extensive research and our version is based on fact," Liu said. Titled Mao Zedong and His Eldest Son, the play features the life of Mao Anying after his return from the Soviet Union, by which ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    A cultural relic reappears

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 08:10am by John Kennedy

    ... to 17 years in prison following the death of his uncle, Mao Zedong, for "subversion of the dictatorship of the proletariat" due to his close affiliation with the Gang of Four during ... Water Transfer Project, the massive initiative to transport water to northern China first conceptualised by Mao Zedong but construction for which only began in 2004. Judging from the photo op ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Young Mao devotees lead an agricultural revolution at the Righteous Path Farm, Hebei

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by XU DONGHUAN

    ... Xu Donghuan Staffed by young, educated Mao devotees, Hebei’s Righteous Path Farm is an organic slice of communal harmony that would make the Great Helmsman proud, writes Xu Donghuan. Pictures by Simon Song Agricultural revolution Each morning at Righteous Path Farm, young men and women assemble outside their dormitories at 5.30am and, as in the days of Mao Zedong ...




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