Cultural Revolution

Top Chinese Communist Party cadre criticises Cultural Revolution for damage to tradition | South China Morning Post

The Communist Party’s top political adviser has openly derided the Cultural Revolution for damaging traditional Chinese culture, in a rare reference …

China

Episode #9: What Drove the Cultural Revolution & Could It Happen Again?

Revolution

The blockchain: a potential cultural revolution? @European Lab forum 2018

Largely considered as purely a form of financial tender due to the fame of its most iconic application - the bitcoin -, the blockchain actually holds …

Blockchain

Chinese Muslims sent to re-education camps reminiscent of the cultural revolution

The Associated Press reports Chinese Muslims in the western part of the nation are being sent to re-education camps where people are starved and …

Conservative View

Top Chinese Communist Party cadre criticises Cultural Revolution for damage to tradition

The Communist Party’s top political adviser has openly derided the Cultural Revolution for damaging traditional Chinese culture, in a rare reference …

China

Tom Gold on Studying in China After the Cultural Revolution

Study Skills

Around Pleasanton: Program seeks speakers to share history lived through

The past 70 years have been filled with world-shaping events, and our community is filled with individuals who have lived through this history.<p>They …

High School

The American Cultural Revolution

Opinion<p>Posted: Apr 06, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>Kevin …

Conservative View

Bourgeois Comfort under Proletarian Dictatorship: Home Life of Chinese Capitalists before the Cultural Revolution | Journal of Social History

This article takes Shanghai as a case study to look at the home life of what the Chinese Communist Party officially categorized as “national …

Communist Party

China Bans Christians From All Church Activities (See Why) - Date360

<b>Authorities across several counties China’s central Henan province issued a warning on March 8, forbidding any Christian gatherings in the area and</b> …

China

The widest generation gap in history is between Baby Boomers and Millennials

Baby Boomers were set up to succeed. So why do they love complaining about Millennials so much?<p>The Age of Millennials has drawn to a close. The Pew …

Demographics

Taboo-Busting Professor Who Dared to Teach About HIV Due to Retire

When Central China was ravaged by the rapid spread of HIV in the mid-1990s, local governments initially responded by keeping mum, hoping the problem …

News (China)

Lessons for Americans from China’s Cultural Revolution

In his March 8 op-ed, “The rebirth of the ‘bad emperor,’ ” Francis Fukuyama wrote, “Deng Xiaoping and other senior leaders of the party vowed they would never let a single individual accumulate as much charismatic power as Mao.” Spot on. The cult of Mao Zedong’s personality has as much to do with …

Opinion

China’s Military Revolution: Smarter, Better, Faster, Smaller

This content can be unlocked by signing up for The Cipher Brief Basic Membership.<p>If you are already a member, please sign in here.<p>If you are …

China

TibetanHistory-20thCentury - Sky Burial

Julia Kirchner<br>04-28-07<p>A Review of <i>Sky Burial</i><p><i>Sky Burial</i> is story told by the Chinese author Xinran about a Chinese woman from Suzhou who spent thirty …

China

The Best Reads of the Week From Caixin

The mysterious founder and chairman of China’s private conglomerate CEFC China Energy, which is set to take a $9 billion stake in Russia’s …

China

Chen Xiaolu, Princeling Who Apologized for Cultural Revolution, Dies at 71

Chen Xiaolu, the youngest son of a People's Liberation Army founding marshal Chen Yi, died of a heart attack on Wednesday. He was 71.<p>Chen Xiaolu made …

China

Chen Xiaolu, 1946-2018: princeling who atoned for cultural revolution

Chen Xiaolu, the influential Chinese princeling who was an early backer of insurer Anbang, has died after a heart attack at the age of 71 on the …

China

The Double Helix of Chinese History by Denise Y. Ho

BEIJING – Now that China’s National People’s Congress has voted – 2,958 to two – to abolish presidential term limits, Xi Jinping could rule China …

China

Anoka Native Gretchen Carlson Speaks On ‘Cultural Revolution’ Of #MeToo

Since leaving Fox she released a book called "Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back." It's how Gretchen Carlson is using her own …

Gretchen Carlson

Revolution and Factionalism in China’s Cultural Revolution, with Guobin Yang

China

Macron praises Tunisia's 'cultural revolution' during two-day visit

French President Emmanuel Macron hailed Tunisia's "cultural revolution" since the 2011 Arab Spring in Tunis on the second day of a two-day visit …

Africa

Famous feminist writer communicates with Wuxi fans

Yan Geling, a prominent Chinese writer, held a book signing event for her latest novel You Touched Me (Chinese title Fang Hua) in Wuxi Xinhua …

China

Cultural Revolution not removed: Textbook publisher

The content of the Cultural Revolution (1966-76) has not been removed from history textbooks for Grade Eight, or Grade Two of Junior Middle Schools, …

News (China)

Publisher denies axing Cultural Revolution chapter from school textbooks

People's Education Press on Wednesday refuted rumors that the chapter on Cultural Revolution was deleted from eighth-grade history textbooks, saying …

News (China)

Controversy over Chinese textbook’s Cultural Revolution chapter as state publisher denies censorship

Changes made to a middle-school history textbook’s chapter on the Cultural Revolution have sparked controversy in China, with its state-run publisher …

China

America’s ‘Cultural Revolution’ is beginning to look a lot like China’s

Last month in Shanghai, Chinese venture capitalist Eric X. Li made a provocative suggestion.<p>The United States, he said, was going through its own …

Opinion

China’s latest blockbuster cautiously tests censorship limits about Sino-Vietnamese war

○ <i>Director Feng Xiaogang's new film Youth depicts the "princeling" class of soldiers from the Cultural Revolution (1966-76)</i><p>○ <i>Many elderly Chinese who</i> …

China

Mao’s legacies gain more respect over time

Tuesday marks the 124th anniversary of the late Chairman Mao Zedong's birthday. Large swaths of people gathered in Mao's birthplace - Shaoshan, …

China

Microblog editor suspended for disrespecting Mao's birthday

An office under the Henan provincial Party committee on Tuesday suspended the editor of its official microblog for a post that Internet users dubbed …

China