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‘In Waking a Tiger, Use a Long Stick’: China’s Racial Problem and their Long Stick Method of Subjugation


Mao Zedong once said, “In waking a tiger, use a long stick,” most likely in reference to the Guomindang’s (Nationalist Party) start of the Communist Revolution that took place in the 1930s and 40s. In today’s Mao-less world, the same quote still rings true, but for a completely different reason. In today’s China, the biggest concern of most ordinary people is economic development and environmental conservation/cleanup. Everyone seems content to neglect the sleeping tiger in the Chinese jungle: the rights of minority Continue reading ‘In Waking a Tiger, Use a Long Stick’: China’s Racial Problem and their Long Stick Method of Subjugation