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Five ways Mao Zedong still influences modern China 40 years after his death

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
espite China's transformation since the era of Mao Zedong, he remains a symbol of the country whose ideas on national unity, Communist Party authority, military might and patriotism still play a strong role in Chinese life 40 years after his death.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.