Etikettarkiv: Hero

A History of Lei Feng: World’s most famous soldier

Today, the young soldier Lei Feng (1940-1962) would probably have been amazed and shocked to see what his China has become. If he would not already have been dead, he would perhaps have had a hard time surviving the shock from seeing the Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) turning its guns on its own people during the crackdown of the Tiananmen protests on 4 June 1989. Maybe he would have joined in the protests of his superiors, the generals Nie Rongzhen and Xu Xiangqian. Läs vidare →