Keeping a diary about one's "good deeds" each day was shared homework for many pupils born in the 1980s. These assignments were given because teachers wanted to encourage their students to be like...
Male sheep produces milk
Mainland media were awash with praise for two young heroes last week - 29 year-old teacher Zhang Lili and 31-year-old PLA soldier Shen Xing .
Propaganda is information used to promote a point of view or political cause.
Mainland authorities are concerned about the development of a moral vacuum in society. Their latest attempt to fill it is the relaunch of an iconic role model first held up to the people by Mao...
It was a rare fresh morning in February and the clocks were striking eight. On a corner in central Beijing, about six kilometres north of Tiananmen Square, a group of primary-school children with...
As China's leaders know, the country's current economic growth model is unsustainable
World Bank president Robert Zoellick in Beijing
Propaganda during the Cultural...
The Communist Party has kicked off a high-profile campaign to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of an icon, in what is being seen as an effort to fill a moral vacuum in society.
In some of Shanghai's busiest subway stations, the revered visage of Lei Feng gazes out over bustling commuters like the ghost of propaganda past.
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Huang Jiguang a Korean war hero who was killed while trying to use his body to block shelling from an enemy fort during a fierce battle in October 1952.