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The truth about China and Tiananmen

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(Photograph by Robert Croma of London, UK)

Justin Raimondo writes an excellent piece on the recent history of China, the transition from Maoism to free-markets and how a lot of it has been misinterpreted.

Tiananmen is put in a totally different light, not as a revolution for democracy, but a power-grab by the intellectual Maoist left. And in the West stand the Left, Labor and the Conservatives, rattling their swords against this perceived threat. And indeed it is a threat to them.

Read it all here