Photo of Mao Zedong and Lin Biao surrounded by Red Guards.

Mao Zedong, Work Teams, and the Red Guards

October 8, 2021

Mao re-entered the Chinese political scene with a splash. On July 16, 1966, after several months of absence, his photo was spread across the front page of the People’s Daily—swimming in the Yangzi River. […]

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