Maoism
Mao Zedong Thought (simplified Chinese: 毛泽东思想; traditional Chinese: 毛澤東思想; pinyin: Máo Zédōng Sīxiǎng) is a political theory which is derived from the teachings of the Chinese political le...
Internal conflict in Peru
It has been estimated that nearly 70,000 people have died in the internal conflict in Peru that started in 1980, an ongoing conflict which is considered to have wound down by 2000 and violence erupted...
Chinese New Left
New Leftism (Chinese: 新左派) in the People's Republic of China is a school of intellectual thought that is critical of capitalism and aspects of the Chinese economic reforms and in favour of element...
Harry Haywood
Harry Haywood (February 6, 1898 – January 4, 1985) was a leading figure in both the Communist Party of the United States (CPUSA) and the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU). His goal was to con...
Alain Badiou
Alain Badiou ([alɛ̃ badju]   ; born 17 January 1937) is a French philosopher, formerly chair of Philosophy at the École Normale Supérieure (ENS). Badiou has written about the concepts of bei...
Jaime Castillo Petruzzi
Jaime Castillo Petruzzi, known as El Toro (The Bull), is a Chilean terrorist and financier who worked with the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement during the internal conflict in Peru.Along with a few ...
History of the People's Republic of China (1949-1976)
The history of the People's Republic of China is often divided distinctly by historians into the "Mao era" and the "post-Mao era". The Mao era lasted from the founding of the People's Republic on Octo...
Four Big Things
The Four Big Things (Chinese: 四大件; pinyin: sì dà jiàn) is a term originally applied to the four symbols of material success in China from the 1950s until the 1970s, and is now used to refer to...
Self-determination
The right of nations to self-determination (from German: Selbstbestimmungsrecht der Völker) is a cardinal principle in modern international law (commonly regarded as a jus cogens rule), binding, a...
Capitalist roader
In Maoist thought, a capitalist roader (simplified Chinese: 走资派; traditional Chinese: 走資派; pinyin: Zǒu zīpài) or (simplified Chinese: 走资本主义道路的当权派; traditional Chinese: 走資本主義道路的當權派;...
Néstor Cerpa Cartolini
Néstor Cerpa Cartolini (August 14, 1953 – April 22, 1997) was a member, then leader of the Peruvian Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) guerrilla movement. He was sometimes known by the nom de g...
Siraj Sikder
Siraj Sikder (27 October 1944 – 2 January 1975) was a revolutionary leader of Bangladesh.
Siraj Sikder was born on 27 October 1944 at Bhedarganj in Shariatpur District. After passing the matricul...
Mass line
The mass line (from the Chinese qunzhong luxian) is the political, organizational and leadership method developed by Mao Zedong and the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) during the Chinese revolution. As ...
Yan'an Rectification Movement
The Yan'an Rectification Movement (simplified Chinese: 延安整风运动; traditional Chinese: 延安整風運動; pinyin: Yán'ān Zhěngfēng Yùndòng) also known as the Rectification Movement (Chinese: 整風运动), Zhen...
The Dancer Upstairs (film)
The Dancer Upstairs is a 2002 Spanish-American crime thriller film directed by John Malkovich (in his directorial debut) and starring Javier Bardem, Juan Diego Botto and Laura Morante. The film is an ...