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Encyclopedia > List of CCP Campaigns

This is a concise list of big campaigns of the Communist Party of China from the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949 to the end of the cultural revolution in 1976.

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Anti-Rightist Movement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (255 words)
The campaigns were instigated by then Chairman Mao Zedong.
The Anti-Rightist Movement was a reaction against the Hundred Flowers Campaign, which had promoted pluralism of expression and criticism of the government.
It is not clear whether the Hundred Flowers Campaign was a deliberate tactic to smoke out "rightists", or whether Mao simply decided that it had gone too far.
Hundred Flowers Campaign: Information From Answers.com (1083 words)
The Hundred Flowers Campaign (百花运动, bǎi huā yùndòng) period refers to a brief interlude in the People's Republic of China from 1956 to 1957 during which the Communist Party authorities permitted or encouraged a variety of views and solutions.
After the founding of the PRC in 1949, what would later be known as the Hundred Flowers Movement was first a small campaign aimed solely at local bureaucracies for non-communist-affiliated officials to speak out about the policies and the existing problems within the central bureaucracy.
The after-effects of the campaign was only a part of the silencing of intellectuals that would continue for another decade or so.
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