Transverse Waves

Tibet has always been Chinese, the Tiananmen massacre never took place, Mao Zedong was good: the communists want to erase critical memories with censorship, manipulation and draconian punishments.

China’s communists want to create the world as they please, for the present, the future and the past. The only thing that is remembered is in the collective memory of people.

Political oppression, the suppression of uprisings, the independent history of minorities: all these issues are suppressed, kept secret, and swept under the carpet.

Although the time of Mao Zedong is viewed as critical, the really bad things of his time (“Great Leap Forward”, “Cultural Revolution”), which cost the lives of millions of people, are played down. Mao is still considered the founding father of the modern nation. His likeness is still hanging on the entrance gate to the Forbidden City.

The forbidden topics include the three T-topics: Taiwan, Tibet, and Tiananmen…

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