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San Francisco Chronicle
Marriott, others bow to China to protect business interestsrectification plan" to prevent future mishaps. The word rectification carries e
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
rectification plan" to prevent future mishaps. The word rectification carries extra significance in China because Mao Zedong used rectification campaigns to consolidate his hold on the Chinese Communist Party and indoctrinate its... Read more
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The Hindu
Xi’s ‘thought’ to enter China’s ConstitutionParty constitution at the 19th Party Congress in October, elevating him to the
The Hindu / Posted 14 hours ago
Party constitution at the 19th Party Congress in October, elevating him to the same status as modern China’s founder Mao Zedong. The architect of China’s economic reforms, Deng Xiaoping, is the only other leader whose name appears alongside... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China to enshrine Xi Jinping’s thought into state constitution amid national ‘fervour’party constitution had been seen as a key measure of his power, elevating him t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
party constitution had been seen as a key measure of his power, elevating him to a level of previous leaders exemplified by Mao Zedong Thought and Deng Xiaoping Theory. No other leader since Mao has had an eponymous ideology included in the... Read more
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WA Today
The world's most valuable distiller is running out of liquorbuy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choic
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
buy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choice for Communist Party leaders. It's what Mao Zedong and his comrades toasted with at the founding of the People's Republic in 1949. Just four years ago, the distiller... Read more
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Breitbart
With Communism Less Popular Than Ever, China Derides ‘Divided States of America’these arguments ignore is that the China of today is the most divided it has be
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
these arguments ignore is that the China of today is the most divided it has been since the rise of communism under Mao Zedong. China currently faces three major separatist movements – four if counting Taiwan as a separatist region and not... Read more
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Canberra Times
The world's most valuable distiller is running out of liquorbuy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choic
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
buy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choice for Communist Party leaders. It's what Mao Zedong and his comrades toasted with at the founding of the People's Republic in 1949. Just four years ago, the distiller... Read more
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The Age
The world's most valuable distiller is running out of liquorbuy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choic
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
buy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choice for Communist Party leaders. It's what Mao Zedong and his comrades toasted with at the founding of the People's Republic in 1949. Just four years ago, the distiller... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The world's most valuable distiller is running out of liquorbuy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
buy the liquor, Moutai baijiu is baked into national myth as the drink of choice for Communist Party leaders. It's what Mao Zedong and his comrades toasted with at the founding of the People's Republic in 1949. Just four years ago, the distiller... Read more
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The Hindu
Chinese President Xi joins Mao and Deng as lingxiuParty of China (CPC) has named President Xi Jinping as the lingxiu — a status t
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Party of China (CPC) has named President Xi Jinping as the lingxiu — a status that has been bestowed only to iconic leaders Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. The People’s Daily, the official newspaper of the Communist Party of China's (CPC) seeking... Read more
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CBS News
The historical roots of Trump's favorite phrasesused. Other fans of variations of "enemy of the people" include Maximilien Rob
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
used. Other fans of variations of "enemy of the people" include Maximilien Robespierre, Vladimir Lenin and Chinese despot Mao Zedong, who was likely the most murderous dictator of the 20th Century. "America First" Before it was Mr. Trump's... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Jeff Flake's big audition for the Trump-despising mediacommunist dictator Josef Stalin. And then the Arizona Republican threw in a com
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
communist dictator Josef Stalin. And then the Arizona Republican threw in a comparison to former Chinese communist dictator Mao Zedong as well. Criticizing President Trump’s belief that the media are the “enemy of the people,” Flake told MSNBC on... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Jeff Flake's big audition for the Trump-despising mediacommunist dictator Josef Stalin. And then the Arizona Republican threw in a com
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
communist dictator Josef Stalin. And then the Arizona Republican threw in a comparison to former Chinese communist dictator Mao Zedong as well. Criticizing President Trump’s belief that the media are the “enemy of the people,” Flake told MSNBC on... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Alfred McCoy, Tweeting While Rome Burnsin your inbox three times a week, click here. In 1956, in an interview with jo
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
in your inbox three times a week, click here. In 1956, in an interview with journalist Anna Louise Strong, Chinese leader Mao Zedong famously said of American imperialism: "In appearance it is very powerful but in reality it is nothing to be... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump's media attacks to comments by Stalinwho should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night,
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." On MSNBC Sunday night, Flake said that in addition to Stalin, Mao Zedong, the former leader of the Chinese Communist Party, also referred to the media as "enemy of the people." And he... Read more
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Aljazeera
Zhou Youguang: Why Google honours him todayuntil he was 105 years old. Regarding the government, the linguist told AFP: "
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
until he was 105 years old. Regarding the government, the linguist told AFP: "In all honesty I haven’t got anything good to say about Mao Zedong." Chinese people becoming rich isn't important, human progress is ultimately progress towards democr... Read more
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asianage
Trump’s raj: A cartoon or reality show?recently. The vintage tweets come from an annotated collection, published last
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
recently. The vintage tweets come from an annotated collection, published last year, called How Trump Thinks. In a nod to Mao Zedong, perhaps a better title would have been “The Thoughts of Chairman Chump”. After all, the stream of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Made in China: new and potentially lifesaving drugsindustry was in the 1970s, when Chinese scientist Tu Youyou was credited with t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
industry was in the 1970s, when Chinese scientist Tu Youyou was credited with the discovery of artemisinin after Mao Zedong asked her to come up with a cure for malaria. But global recognition did not come until much later, after Swiss... Read more
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Boston Globe
Macron visits China to seek closer cooperation on climate, security, tradediplomatic ties with the Communist Beijing government and recalled that then-Pr
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
diplomatic ties with the Communist Beijing government and recalled that then-President Charles de Gaulle and Chinese leader Mao Zedong met in 1964. ‘‘China and France are both great countries with splendid histories and the exchange and influence... Read more
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New York Daily News
What to get for Kim Jong Un's b-day now he has nuclear missilesdapper new look in his New Year's address, opting for a light-colored suit inst
New York Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
dapper new look in his New Year's address, opting for a light-colored suit instead of the darker duds that he'd worn or the Mao Zedong-style suit that used to be the calling card of him and his father Kim Jong Il before him. If his new clothes are... Read more
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Gulf News
Macron appeals to China for partnership in climate, Africadiplomatic ties with the Communist Beijing government and recalled that then-Pr
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
diplomatic ties with the Communist Beijing government and recalled that then-President Charles de Gaulle and Chinese leader Mao Zedong met in 1964.“China and France are both great countries with splendid histories and the exchange and influence... Read more
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The Manila Times
2018 may be geopolitically stressful1939, Stalin’s then Soviet Union, which had converted to communism the North Ko
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
1939, Stalin’s then Soviet Union, which had converted to communism the North Korean leader Kim Il-sung, Chinese leader Mao Zedong, and North Vietnamese guerilla-chief- against-the-French Ho Chi Minh. They were schooled in Moscow.They all... Read more
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Breitbart
China: Xi Jinping Presides over Another Massive Military Exerciseacross the PLA, as well as retiring a number long-serving generals and replacin
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
across the PLA, as well as retiring a number long-serving generals and replacing them with younger officers more supportive of his leadership. Some analysts see his control of the military as even tighter than that of former dictator Ma... Read more
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The Manila Times
Fascism and communismJapan’s murderers. But what about the greatest murderers in mankind’s history—
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
Japan’s murderers. But what about the greatest murderers in mankind’s history—the Soviet Union’s Josef Stalin and China’s Mao Zedong? Some leftists saw these communists as heroes. W.E.B. Du Bois, writing in the National Guardian in 1953, said,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese President Xi tells military to 'be ready for war'listened to the speech with mighty tanks around them Xi is widely considered a
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
listened to the speech with mighty tanks around them Xi is widely considered as the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong Chinese President Xi Jinping told the country's armed forces to improve its war-winning capability and strengthen... Read more
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Breitbart
Business Insider: The Ten Biggest Global Risks in 2018by the US in for the position of global leader. Chinese President Xi Jinping i
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
by the US in for the position of global leader. Chinese President Xi Jinping is “the strongest Chinese president since Mao Zedong,” Bremmer and Kupchan said, adding that more countries are beginning to turn to China because of its... Read more
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FOX News
Why Trump can envy, but not imitate, Chinaapproved, on the orders of President Xi Jinping. Xi, quite simply, wants to be
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
approved, on the orders of President Xi Jinping. Xi, quite simply, wants to become Beijing’s most influential leader since Mao Zedong, the founding father of communist China. Xi has an enormously ambitious agenda: first, to eliminate – literally –... Read more
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FOX News
Why Trump can envy, but not imitate, Chinaapproved, on the orders of President Xi Jinping. Xi, quite simply, wants to be
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
approved, on the orders of President Xi Jinping. Xi, quite simply, wants to become Beijing’s most influential leader since Mao Zedong, the founding father of communist China. Xi has an enormously ambitious agenda: first, to eliminate – literally –... Read more
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Finance Asia
China's watchdogs' new unity makes them more effectivePresident Xi Jinping cemented his position in 2017 as China’s most powerful lea
Finance Asia / Posted 16 days ago
President Xi Jinping cemented his position in 2017 as China’s most powerful leader since Mao Zedong. As a result, the country’s regulators are whipping its state-owned enterprises and privately run businesses into line behind his signature policies... Read more
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CBS News
Expert warns 2018 will bring geopolitical disaster akin to 2008 financial crisisarena. It's a vacuum that China is now filling. "They have the strongest leade
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
arena. It's a vacuum that China is now filling. "They have the strongest leader in Xi Jinping they've had at least since Mao [Zedong]. And because the United States is America first, it's transactional. It's unilateral. It's undermining a lot of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mental-health IPO is a leap forward for Chinafor fear of alienating friends, colleagues and potential spouses. There’s a po
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
for fear of alienating friends, colleagues and potential spouses. There’s a political dimension, as well. In the 1960s, Mao Zedong outlawed the practice of psychiatry (he viewed it as bourgeois) and closed psychiatric hospitals, most of which... Read more
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The Washington Times
China covertly offering North Korea missiles, aid to halt nuclear programhigh-level opposition within the party to President Xi Jinping, who has consoli
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
high-level opposition within the party to President Xi Jinping, who has consolidated more power than any leader since Mao Zedong. China’s leaders, according to the document, concluded that international pressure will not force Pyongyang to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Emboldened By A Strengthening Economy, China Flexes Its Diplomatic Musclesof foreign political parties in early December, Xi cautioned, "We will not expo
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
of foreign political parties in early December, Xi cautioned, "We will not export the China model" — as Beijing did under Mao Zedong, supporting and arming Communist insurgencies in Southeast Asia during the 1960s and 1970s. Still, there is... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Emboldened By A Strengthening Economy, China Flexes Its Diplomatic Musclesof foreign political parties in early December, Xi cautioned, "We will not expo
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 days ago
of foreign political parties in early December, Xi cautioned, "We will not export the China model" — as Beijing did under Mao Zedong, supporting and arming Communist insurgencies in Southeast Asia during the 1960s and 1970s. Still, there is... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Rise of the strongman: Asia’s top 10 newsmakers in 2017the news this year. Xi Jinping, President of China In 2017, Xi Jinping became
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 days ago
the news this year. Xi Jinping, President of China In 2017, Xi Jinping became the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong though insertion of his own political thought into the Communist Party’s constitution. The Economist has now... Read more
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Business Standard India
Year End Specials: Bitcoins, Rohingya crisis, China's power play, and morebut did not anoint a potential successor to Xi, cementing his position as one o
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
but did not anoint a potential successor to Xi, cementing his position as one of the country’s most powerful leaders after Mao Zedong. In July this year, the Pakistan supreme court asked the country’s then prime minister Nawaz Sharif to quit... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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KECI Missoula
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
KECI Missoula / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
China may give Xi Jinping even more powerthe CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 22 days ago
the CCP enshrined "Xi Jinping Thought" as a guiding principle, elevating him to a level no Chinese leader has held since Mao Zedong. At the same time, Xi unveiled a new leadership team which did not include any obvious successor, increasing... Read more
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ABC News
The biggest global stories of 2017: From North Korea and Yemen to ISIS and terrorismit enshrined in the charter of the Chinese Communist Party, officially making h
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
it enshrined in the charter of the Chinese Communist Party, officially making him the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong. Only Mao didn’t command the world’s second-largest economy. Meanwhile, Xi’s China has been forced into the fray... Read more
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Breitbart
Mansour — The Premature ‘End of History’: the Fall of Soviet Union in 1991 and the Rise of China in 2017for the collapse of the Soviet Union but, rather, for the rise of China. You se
Breitbart / Posted 24 days ago
for the collapse of the Soviet Union but, rather, for the rise of China. You see, December 26, 1893, was the birthday of Mao Zedong. And if some younger Americans might be a bit fuzzy as to exactly who he was, well, that’s likely to change, as... Read more
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Finance Asia
Outlook 2018: beware the watchdog's biteParty Congress out of the way and President Xi Jinping entrenched as arguably t
Finance Asia / Posted 24 days ago
Party Congress out of the way and President Xi Jinping entrenched as arguably the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong, it’s the job of the country’s regulators now to flesh out the priorities that will rudder China’s top-down brand... Read more
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The Hindu
‘There isn’t going to be a war between India and China today’, says Bertil Lintnerhad died in a famine in China as a result of the Great Leap Forward, and there
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
had died in a famine in China as a result of the Great Leap Forward, and there was a crisis within the Communist Party. Mao Zedong was at his least popular moment in 1949 and Mao needed to unite the party and the country behind himself. India... Read more
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