The great statesman deflates the rhetoric surrounding the figure of the Great Helmsman revealing his crimes and the pursuit of world supremacy at all costs. The millions of deaths in the Great Leap Forward and the blood spilled by the Cultural Revolution, the oppression of intellectuals, the ban on peasants’ possession of land, and on trade unions for the workers. The myth of Mao resists and is supported by the current leadership because it guarantees absolute power. The painful and ruthless analysis of Bao Tong, a former collaborator of Zhao Ziyang, for years in prison and under house arrest for having sided against the Tiananmen massacre.
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