Mao Tse-tung Did Not Ban Sex

A terrible article was sent to me by a subscriber where the authour is very weak on the history of China. The post is about the sexual revolution in China that is taking place right now. It is a huge challenge to many of the old conservative ideas that were revived with the restoration of…

Maoism Rising Among Chinese Students

A very powerful trend is developing among China’s students that have the school administrations worried. Students are starting to read the works of Mao once again and have actually understood what they mean. They have not seen them as the ruling class does in China right now, a way to invoke the popular image of…

“…it is better to be educated than to be a thief.”

A short story about education. There was this robbery in Guangzhou , the robber shouted to everyone: “All don’t move, money belongs to the state, life belongs to you”. Everyone in the bank laid down quietly. This is called “Mind Changing Concept –> Changing the conventional way of thinking”. One lady lay on the table…

Foxconn & the Organic Composition of Capital

Originally From: http://economicsofimperialism.blogspot.ca/2011/08/foxconn-organic-composition-of-capital.html “Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer by revenue, plans to increase the use of robots in its factories 100-fold to 1m within three years, according to Terry Gou, chairman and chief executive.” (Financial Times, 1 August 2011) Taiwanese company Foxconn has already made an appearance on this blog. Last time it…

Matt On China, Is Bad On China

In my travels through the internet I’ve come across a lot written on China. This is a prime example of it; it’s from a blog called Matt On China[1]: “I’d like to pause for a moment to reflect on these two criticisms: indebted to banks; and dependent on migrant workers without equal rights. Sound familiar?…

Norman Bethune A Hero, Conservatives Not

The Conservative Party are such terribly petty human beings sometimes. This time its over a monument to Norman Bethune, a Canadian doctor who exemplified self-sacrifice. He exemplified the spirit of doing what is right and helping people at risk to himself. He eventually died because of what he gave to the world in order to…