October 18, 2013 12:12 AM
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April 1, 2013 11:44 AM
Chris Buckley notes efforts, as the 120th anniversary of Mao’s birth approaches, to challenge estimates that tens of millions starved
The Atlantic interviews Yang Jisheng, author of Tombstone, the award winning (and mainland banned) 2008 account of the Great Leap Forward.
September 20, 2013 2:59 PM
A Chinese professor was recently attacked by netizens on Sina Weibo for underestimating the death toll of the Great Chinese Famine from 1958-1961.
September 10, 2013 8:46 AM
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