Name Tan Yongpei
Birth date 1969-09-12
Birth place Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Resident place Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Education Graduate from Statistics Major at Guangxi School of Finance and Economics Continue reading
Penname Chen Wendan
Birth date 1966-09-27
Birth place Pingpo Village, Longsheng Town, Beiliu County, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Continue reading
Independent Chinese historian Song Yongyi, in undated photo. Photo courtesy of Song Yongyi.
As China approaches the 50th anniversary of Mao Zedong’s Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution this year, Chinese independent historian and former political prisoner Song Yongyi, now a university lecturer in California, has published an e-book based on official records. His research describes an era of government-sponsored political violence and turmoil that engulfed the country from 1966-1976. Song, who had unprecedented access to secret government files in the southwestern region of Guangxi, spoke to RFA’s Mandarin Service about his findings: Continue reading
A damaged room in a residential building is seen after several locations were targeted with parcel bombs in the southwestern city of Liuzhou, Guangxi province, Sept. 30, 2015.
October 02, 2015 5:40 AM
Authorities in China have imposed censorship controls on domestic media reporting on this week’s deadly bomb blasts in Guangxi Province, which claimed seven lives and caused more than Continue reading