Mao Zedong Videos
Feb. 22, 1972: Chinese media calls Nixon visit a 'success'
President Nixon meets with heads of state during his 1972 visit to China.
China Tightens Security on 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Protests
Beijing whitewashes crackdown that killed hundreds in pro-democracy student rally.
Beijing Air Pollution Forces 20 Million People Indoors
Dangerous levels of toxic fog covers Chinese capital as result of rapid industrial growth.
Basketbrawl Diplomacy: A Brief History
Georgetown, Chinese basketball team brawl is not the first bad sports diplomacy.
Sept. 9, 1976: Chairman Mao Zedong Dies
Co-founder of the Chinese Communist Party, Mao led the Cultural Revolution.
Feb. 21, 1972: Nixon Meets Mao Zedong
Pres. Nixon meets with Mao Zedong before dinner at the Great Hall in Peking.
Feb. 20, 1972: President Nixon Visits China
Nixon meets with Mao Zedong on an 8-day visit to the People's Republic of China.
Mao Goes Capitalist
More than thirty years after his death China's former leader chairman Mao is still receives the adulation of many Chinese who him as a hero. He led the Chinese revolution and the founding of modern China in 1949. But with a rapidly changing country has near sacred image. Being exploited by growing