Mao’s Great Famine?

MAO RECONSIDERED Starving Chinese Child, 1946, Life Magazine Whose Famine? In 1910…a series of bad harvests in Hunan led to outbreaks of famine and some desperate Hunanese formed a group under the slogan ‘Eat Rice Without Charge’ and seized stores of rice from the wealthier farmers. Among the shipments they seized was one that Mao’s …

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