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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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The Chinese Communist Party has voted to put Xi into the same position earlier reserved for Communist Party legends Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping, paving the way for the continuation of his rule in the country beyond the two-term tenure.
The Cultural Revolution: A People's History is the final volume of DikE[micro]tter's trilogy of the Mao Zedong era, after Mao's Great Famine and The Tragedy of Liberation.
What is a "cult of personality," and how did Mao Zedong promote one?
He who has not climbed the Great Wall is not a true man," so proclaimed Mao Zedong, and it is almost mandatory to visit this historic structure that stretches for more than 13,000 miles.
In contemporary China, Mao Zedong represents the embodiment of fairness and justice," Liu Jianwu, dean of China's Mao Zedong research centre, told the Guardian.
QUEENS MUSEUM * October 18, 2015-February 28, 2016 * Curated by Luchia Meihua Lee * Both Zhang Hongtu's political Pop of the 1980s and his recent canvases treat images of Mao Zedong, Chinese art, and Western painting like readymades, while somehow not surrendering to irony.
After the lyrics mention Mao Zedong, Bi refers to him using a vulgar Chinese insult that includes a reference to female genitals, and says ''he has ruined us all.
Mao Zedong is treated carefully while his blunders and obsession with control are dully noted.
1970s after setting up a communist squat, the Mao Zedong Memorial Centre, in Acre Lane, Brixton in 1976.
The car crashed close to the main entrance of the Forbidden City, where a huge portrait of the founder of Communist China, Mao Zedong, overlooks the square.
Following a bloody civil war and the defeat of Chiang Kai-shek in 1949, Mao Zedong hoisted the red flag over Beijing's Forbidden City.
1976: Chairman Mao Zedong dies The chief architect of the Chinese revolution, Chairman Mao Zedong, has died at the age of 82.