Maoism

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a form of communism developed in China by Mao Zedong

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At the 7th CPC National Congress in 1945, Mao Zedong Thought was established as the CPC's guiding ideology.
The success of the People's War on SARS enhanced the legitimacy and applicability of people's war theory and Mao Zedong Thought for Chinese leaders.
Mao disliked fruits and considered mangoes messy to eat, so he sent these as a recycled gift to the 'Worker-Peasant Mao Zedong Thought Propaganda Teams' stationed at Quinghua University after the violent suppression of student 'Red Guards' there.
Last May 19, on the anniversary of the 112th birthday of Mao Zedong, the greatest mass-murderer in history, the Chinese Communists established a new Research Academy on Marxism dedicated to the study of Marxist-Leninist Principles, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory, and Jiang Zemin Theory.
Work teams, production brigades, radical cadres, and the Geological Institute Mao Zedong Thought Combat Regiment took up arms and poster polemics against poisonous weeds, running dogs, "sinister henchmen," "fat revisionists," right deviationists, traitors, renegades, scabs and swindlers, bandit gangs, "monsters and freaks," Trotskyism, "eclecticism," "unprincipled practicalism," and "myopic routinism.
The same PRC constitution that enumerates abstract individual freedoms such as the freedom of speech and the freedom of religion also includes the Four Cardinal Principles that require everyone to defer to the CCP's "leadership" (in other words, to its monopolistic control in a single-party Leninist regime) and to uphold Marxist-Leninist Mao Zedong Thought (which is hostile to a wide range of individual liberties).
Groups then set out on New Long Marches to the countryside to spread Mao Zedong Thought, traveling hundreds of miles and smashing temples and statues.
The main ideological danger seems to be that Marxism-Leninism and Mao Zedong Thought will be saved with a nationalist blood infusion.
Tian Jiyun, a vice chairman of the NPC, explained the revisions, which enshrine ''Deng Xiaoping's Theory'' in the preamble as a guiding philosophy of China, along with ''Marxist-Leninism and Mao Zedong Thought.
One of the centers of this work is the Institute of Marxism, Leninism, Mao Zedong Thought under the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.