Dispatch from Beijing } Jeff Brown’s special reports
44 Days | Mao Zedong: Ow! Or Wow? 2015.5.1[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or years, Jeff has been perplexed as to why in the West, Mao Zedong is reviled as a mass murdering butcher, a veritable 20th century monster of unparalleled proportions, yet just as universally, he is loved and admired by today’s Chinese. How can this incredible dichotomy exist? What’s going on? Knowing that he needed to find out, in order to do justice to his current book project, “Red Letters – The Diaries of Xi Jinping”, Jeff did weeks of research and investigation to find out, including spending hours in local museums, and was stunned at all that he learned. You will be too.
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