Category Archives: Ideology 思想

Kong Lingping’s “Bloody Chronicles”: Lin Biao’s Flight and Aftermath

Another excerpt from my draft translation of Kong Lingping’s Bloody Chronicles 血纪 Section Two   The shock waves of September 13th During the historically unprecedented butchery of the Cultural Revolution, while terrible violence and terror enveloped the entire country, the Central … Continue reading

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General Liu Yazhou: Great Critics are Often Great Patriots

The Chinese Elections website at the Carter Center, which collects many enlightening articles from the Chinese press on its website, shared this recent WeChat public account posting by PLA National Defense University political commissar Liu Yahou.  Liu Yazhou is a … Continue reading

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New Chinese Communist Party Rap Video Promotes Honesty

Professor Jon Taylor in his Twitter feed noted the latest Chinese official rap video promulgated to enlighten the masses.  https://twitter.com/ProfJonTaylor/status/774581065411211264   The rap video begins with a country is like a big family. My Dad and Mom told me that loving … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition

Following is a full English translation of Zhou Ruijin’s article “Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition” mentioned in the previous article which also contains the full original Chinese text:  China Constitutionalist Article “Reflections on the Cultural … Continue reading

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China Constitutionalist Article “Reflections on the Cultural Revolution” Already Being Rectified Behind the Bamboo Firewall

“Reflections on the Cultural Revolution” an article under the penname Huangfuxinping 皇甫欣平 argues that China needs to think more deeply about the lessons of the Cultural Revolution.  At the deepest level, the problem is not just personality cults or class struggle … Continue reading

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CASS Scholar in Party Theoretical Journal Warns of Historical Nihilists in Pay of Capitalists Deny China’s Achievements, Belittling its Leaders

Zhang Shunhong of the World History Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in the July issue of the Party theoretical journal Seeking Truth [Qiushi] warns right-thinking people against those scholars both inside and outside China who serve … Continue reading

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What Do Africans Think of the Chinese? 非洲人眼里的中国人

What Do Africans Think of the Chinese?  非洲人眼里的中国人   by the Chinese journalist An article by Chinese journalist LIU Zhirong Six years ago I found this article posted on many Chinese websites including http://bbs.tiexue.net/post2_3586214_1.html Still interesting as an example of cross-cultural misunderstandings. … Continue reading

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