The Cultural Revolution, formally the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, was a
sociopolitical movement that took place in the People's Republic of China from ...
In 1966, China's Communist leader Mao Zedong launched what became known
as the Cultural Revolution in order to reassert his authority over the Chinese ...
May 12, 2016 ... Cultural Revolution, in full Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, Chinese (Pinyin
) Wuchanjieji Wenhua Dageming or (Wade-Giles ...
May 11, 2016 ... The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution was a decade-long period of political
and social chaos caused by Mao Zedong's bid to use the ...
Cultural Revolution. Up Contents Timeline and Maps. The failure of the Great
Leap Forward (1958-62) weakened Mao's position considerably in the
Under Mao Zedong, China underwent a spasm of violence called the Cultural
Revolution in the 1960s and 1970s, which threatened its ancient heritage.
The People's Republic Of China: III. The Cultural Revolution Decade, 1966-76. In
the early 1960s, Mao was on the political sidelines and in semiseclusion.
News about the Cultural Revolution. Commentary and archival information about
cultural revolution from The New York Times.
May 14, 2016 ... Fifty years ago, Mao Zedong unleashed the Cultural Revolution, a decade-long
upheaval that had dramatic, often violent effects across China.
May 16, 2016 ... The 50th anniversary of the start of China's Cultural Revolution is passing without
fanfare and has been almost completely ignored by the ...