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Mao

In China, a slang term for jiao, a subdivision of currency equivalent to 1/10 of a yuan.
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What economic changes did China's new leader make after the deaths of Mao Zedong and Zhou Enlai in 1976?
Mao Zedong drives out the Nationalists, who flee to the island of Taiwan, and sets up the People's Republic of China.
Chairman Mao Zedong launched his cultural revolution in 1966 in China.
"Seventy-two-year-old Mao Zedong started the Cultural Revolution.
In the interview, Wei said his "temporary departure" from "Ershui Base," the 100-year-old former Biyun Chan Temple in Changhua's Ershui Township, was a "tactical retreat" following Mao Zedong's "red beliefs." He claimed that President Tsai Ing-wen's government tore down his shrine because it feared its growing strength and was instructed to do so by the U.S.
Khan seeks understanding through a comparative study of the past grand strategies developed by Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin, Hu Jintao, and Xi Jinping.
Mao Zedong's legacy, though always controversial and contradictory, has an enduring global impact, for it has not only laid a political foundation for the Chinese revolution, but also offered a theory of global significance, at least in the 1960s and 1970s, known as an era of political and social upheaval across the world.
Mao Xinyu, the only grandson of Mao Zedong, made a public appearance last week, silencing a rumor that he was among 32 Chinese tourists killed in a traffic accident in North Korea last month.
Mao Zedong (1893-1976) was a world political figure for much of the 20th century (Karl, 2010).
Xi, 64, is considered the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong and last Sunday was given the right to continue in office indefinitely after the legislature scrapped term limits for the president and vice president, AP reported.
A two-term limit has been in place since 1982, when it was introduced to prevent a future leader ruling for decades, like bloodthirsty dictator Mao Zedong.
President Xi is said to be one of the most powerful leaders since Mao Zedong. The communist party tightly regulates freedom of speech and internet censorship has increased under Xi.