This Day In History: Mao Coins Communist Slogan Serve the People

'Though death befalls all men alike, it may be weightier than Mount Tai or lighter than a feather...'

by Ned Kelly, 08 September 2019

Explainer: Mao Zedong or Mao Tse-tung? We Have the Answer

On paper, the Great Helmsman hasn't always had the same name.

by Jesse Pottinger, 26 August 2019

This Week in History: Down to the Countryside Movement

Chairman Mao proclaims 'We too have two hands, let us not laze about in the city.'

by Ned Kelly, 23 December 2018

This Day in History: When Andy Warhol Came to China

In late 1982, Andy Warhol and a small entourage were invited on a VIP trip to Beijing, the Forbidden City and Great Wall.

by Ned Kelly, 01 November 2018

Stalin Used Secret Laboratory to Analyze Mao's Poop

Former Soviet agent says excrement used to construct psychological portraits.

by Daniel Mannering, 30 January 2016

Henan's 37-Meter Gold 'Mega Mao' Demolished

Henan's 37-meter-tall golden Mao is no more.

by Matthew Bossons, 10 January 2016

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