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View Diary: China’s Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution – The Origins of Ultra-Left Ultra-Violence (pt. 1) (113 comments)

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  •  Yu Hua's "Ten Words" speaks of his (1+ / 0-)
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    young person's experience with the big character posters, cowing teachers, beating people trading ration coupons, and barely escaping being the next person devoured by the upheavals.  His thesis is that China continues to be in a state of revolution, where violence is regularly used.

    That's not even "gun control". It's more like "massacre control".

    by Inland on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 01:48:04 PM PDT

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