Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Rana Mitter
Opinion

Opinion

Rana Mitter

Pro-democracy activists don’t worry China. Rather, Beijing is more nervous about young Maoists

  • Beijing’s raid on student activists and young Maoists reveals its anxiety about Mao Zedong’s legacy. Although Mao was dedicated to violent change, his legacy is more complex than that and he still commands respect among the Chinese

Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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