Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in four years.' Anyone who was a student in the 70s remembers he was a campus hero: t-shirts, posters, Little Red Books everywhere. "Mao's China is a Utopia," I recall being told.
Anyone quantifying the history of violence has had to deal with Mao's Great Leap Forward: How many 10s of millions killed? Criminal stupidity or deliberate genocide? Study w new data concludes: 'Mao killed 45 million in 4 years.'
Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in four years'
Thread: Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in 4 years' - Mao Zedong, founder of Communist China, qualifies as the greatest mass murderer in world history, an expert who had unprecedented access to official Communist Party archives said yesterday
Mao's regime killed 45 million people in four years (1958-62) with a "staggering degree of state violence" as it tried to impose Communism on #China. Throughout the far longer, by-definition global Second World War, 55 million people were killed.
Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in four years'.
Remember when told that Chairman Mao deserved praise for his Great Leap Forward?
Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in four years' | The Independent
Frank Dikötter is a relentless and brilliant scholar. His findings are of enormous historical significance.
Remember Abbott's excuse for this - but the ones left could read
This article briefly describes a situation even worse than told in the Gulag Archipelago. Mao's Great Leap Forward 'killed 45 million in four years.’ #collectivismkills