120 years after birth, Mao’s presence lingers

December 23, 2013 6:07 AM

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120 years after birth, Mao’s presence lingers

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President Xi Jinping invokes Mao in his fight against corruption and borrows Maoist concepts such as the “mass line” to extol the virtues of close ties between the rulers and those ruled. Yet he has also proposed giving the free market a “decisive role” in the economy, a concept that would have been...

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