onsdag 2. oktober 2013

'Confusionists', Mao and urban morality

It is hard to understand and reconcile the appeal of Maoist thought and its communist drive in China with the freewheeling turbo-capitalism one sees in the same country nowadays. The simple - and certainly true - answer is that people miss the egalitarian spirit even though they do not pine for the poverty and social and political duress of the past, writes Francesco Sisci. Read more