'Chilling' to hear McDonnell quote Mao
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'Chilling' to hear John McDonnell quote Mao's Red Book

Author Diane Wei Liang is the daughter of Chinese intellectuals who spent time in Chinese labour camps under Chairman Mao's regime. She told the Today programme that it was chilling to hear John McDonnell quoting from the Little Red Book.

The shadow chancellor quoted from Chairman Mao's propaganda text in his response to George Osborne's Autumn Statement.

  • 26 Nov 2015
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