Friday, November 11, 2005

Hu Yaobang 1915-1989

"We have got to build up authority, not personal authority but a collective one. Democracy should be our highest authority"

Hu Yaobang, former Secretary-General of the CCP said in 1986. The quote is from the latest issue of Yazhou Zhoukan. Question is what he meant by democracy. Did he mean democracy with Chinese characteristics, did he mean constitutional democracy....

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