Mao’s Famine

MAO’S GREAT FAMINE? Starving Chinese Child, 1946, Life Magazine Part Two: Whose Famine? In 1910 Mao’s Famine 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 … Continue reading Mao’s Famine