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Hai Rui dismissed from his office
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Rare images: the destruction of a Confucian temple triggers the Cultural Revolution

The Tomb of Hai Rui in Haikou on Hainan Island was destroyed during the Cultural Revolution by gangs of angry kids (later, the red guards) … Read more

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A tragic episode of cannibalism during the famine of the Great Leap Forward (Graphic Content)

Cannibalism in China: During the disastrous country renovation of the Great Leap Forward, China experienced one of its darkest periods, called the Three Years of Great Chinese Famine.

Read moreA tragic episode of cannibalism during the famine of the Great Leap Forward (Graphic Content)