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The Boat to Redemption

‘The Boat to Redemption’ is a novel by the author Su Tong, who explores grey areas during the time of the Chinese Cultural Revolution of disloyalty, shame and self repression (to list a few). 710 more words

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The Master said: To see what is right and not to act is want of courage

Simon Leys, writes Dalrymple, did not want courage. Throughout the Cultural Revolution, he

mocked and excoriated…the Western sympathisers, who were legion, of that dreadful revolt against civilisation.

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To tackle its rampant levels of depression, China must deal with its recent history

This spring, a close friend of mine, Chen, went through a few months of therapy in Beijing. A 30-year-old journalist, Chen had the open mind to seek professional help after suffering with anxiety and depression for a long time. 827 more words

Review: Road to Heaven: Encounters with Chinese Hermits


Road to Heaven: Encounters with Chinese Hermits by Bill Porter
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

After the Cultural Revolution in China, no one believed that Chinese hermits still lived in the Chungnan mountains – the traditional place of hermits. 138 more words

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Ghosts of China's Maoist past haunt the present

The Chinese film “Red Amnesia” shown in Venice is partly a ghost story that may or may not have a ghost, but its portrayal of how the… 841 more words

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Ghosts of China's Maoist past haunt present in Venice film

The Chinese film “Red Amnesia” shown in Venice is partly a ghost story that may or may not have a ghost, but its portrayal of how the Cultural Revolution left a trail of twisted lives that haunts China today is unambiguous and devastating. 704 more words

World Wide Disgust, Intolerance and Rebellion against Politicians and Leaders

The world is realizing, thanks to alternative media, that the NWO is destroying everything in a pattern in every country.  Sometimes have been short-sided and think our country is the only one effected by these particular injustices.   275 more words

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