Images from Chinese socialism today

Welcome to China, where communist banners are back in a big way. The latest series concerns the 19th congress of the CPC (shijiuda):

Apart from following events very closely, I took myself to the local Xinhua Bookshop, to find a huge number of Xi Jinping’s books for sale – carrying on the tradition of communist leaders who actually think and write:

Almost 20 books to read over the southern summer, along with Mao’s works:

In many places, I also came across signs reminding one of the achievements of Chinese socialism:

 

 

 

 

 

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3 thoughts on “Images from Chinese socialism today

    1. What are the titles of the aforementioned 20 books you plan on reading this summer?And what are the english title translations of the books shown in the photos, and does Peking press still sell/publish/plan to publish Mao’s works?
      Love your work,keep it up

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