Mao has to much power over from 1905-1968. He also has a dictatorship. this little girl is 12 years old when it began in china. Mao Zedong was a leader i think. he was 12 to 13 years of age in china in September 1965 when this happend to the red guards. Ji-Li Jang was in a room when the red guards appeared in china when the red guards came in wanting to search the house for passing to make sure they dont have any old stuff in the house.