Nien ChengNien Cheng, [Yao Nien-Yuan 姚念媛] (1915 - 2009) Chinese author who recounted her harrowing experiences during the Cultural Revolution in her memoir 'Life and Death in Shanghai'

Nien Cheng Quote

“[A]fter unleashing the Red Guards … to serve his political purposes, Mao Zedong was no longer able to control them.”

Nien ChengNien Cheng
~ Nien Cheng

Life and Death in Shanghai, 1987

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Mike, Norwalk

Okay a blood lust is hard to manage once the feeding frenzy has begun.


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