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Mao Zedong

Little Red Book, Big Red Ideas: A Global History of Maoism, Part 2

This week, in part 2 of a special two-part edition of ChinaEconTalk, Jordan interviews Professor Julia Lovell, author of the…

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Little Red Book, Big Red Ideas: A Global History of Maoism

This week, in part 1 of a special two-part edition of ChinaEconTalk, Jordan interviews Professor Julia Lovell, author of the…

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Kuora: Mao Zedong’s legacy — and Deng Xiaoping’s role in preserving it

This month’s Kuora columns were in the subject of modern Chinese history. Take a look at last week’s column on…

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Kuora: Mao Zedong, Chiang Kai-shek, and the battle for Chinese hearts and minds

This month’s Kuora columns will be in the subject of modern Chinese history. Take a look at last week’s column…

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Kuora: Mao Zedong and the archetype of the ruthless Chinese uniter

This week’s column comes from one of Kaiser’s answers originally posted to Quora on  August 20, 2010: Do the Chinese people…

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China’s Red Collectors

Meet the Chinese collectors preserving memories from the Mao era — and the country’s erstwhile revolutionary spirit — through posters, badges, notebooks,…

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Friday Song: Mao Zedong said ‘Change must come through the barrel of a gun’

Mao Zedong didn’t say that, of course. He said “枪杆子里面出政权” (qiānggǎnzi lǐmiàn chū zhèngquán) — Political power grows out of the barrel…

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Nationalism in Russia and China

Charles Clover and Jude Blanchette compare what “love of country” means in China, Russia, and the world.

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Sidney Rittenberg: An interview with a revolutionary

From Yan’an to solitary confinement in Beijing.

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News roundup: Sperm crisis in China?

Top China news for November 29, 2016. Get this daily digest delivered to your inbox by signing up at supchina.com/subscribe.

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Castro’s Cuba and Mao’s China: Communist regimes that never saw eye to eye

"Havana and Beijing established diplomatic relations in 1960, but their opposing positions in the Cold War resulted in little substantive…

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Opinion: What China’s ‘export machine’ can teach Trump about globalization

"The impact of Chinese companies investing abroad looks likely to be as big, or bigger, than that of its exports,"…

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Neo-Maoists: Everything old is new again

A look at the neo-Maoism political movement with Jude Blanchette of The Conference Board.

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