The China Revlution
by: Sharla Gentry
How it Began:
The revolution began in 1966 when Mao Zedong launched the revolution in order to reassert his authority over the Chinese government. Mao beveled that china was going in the wrong direction and called china "impure". Then he revive the revolutionary spirt that led him to victory 20 decades ago.
The Red Guards
In the 1966 a group of middle school students in Beijing named them selves chairman Mao's red guards. Mao's support for them led to the name red guards being adopted by groups who were sanctioned by Mao and supporters, who rebel against the system all over china. And once the red guards had served there superpose of overturning the old order, they were exiled to the county side of china.