A statue of Mao Zedong is seen in the backyard of a factory specialising in Mao memorabilia. Photo: AFP

50 years after the Cultural Revolution, there’s no forgetting the horrors of ‘us versus them’

Alice Wu says Monday, May 16, is a day for reflection on the painful legacies of two past events – the signing of the Sykes-Picot Agreement and the start of Mao’s devastating campaign

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A statue of Mao Zedong is seen in the backyard of a factory specialising in Mao memorabilia. Photo: AFP
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