Alliance between Soviet Union and China
China was seen as an aggressor in the Korean War.
CPC encourages civilians to give their thoughts on Chinese communism. This turned into an Anti Rightist campaign.
After the Hundred Flowers Campaign that had encouraged people to give their thoughts on Chinese communism came the Anti-Rightist Campaign. This was when people were sent to prison labor camps for being critical of Chinese communism.
The Great Leap Forward was a plan authorised by Chairman Mao to increase steel production by pulling many farmers of the fields to make steel, which turned out to be bad quality. This caused massive amounts of crops to rot. In the Great Leap Forward Mao had also undergone land reform which had ultimately caused the Three Bad Years of Famine.
Due to land reform and drought, 30 million Chinese people died in this famine.
End of treaty with USSR.
The Cultural Revolution was yet another campaign/movement/revolution to try and help China that didn't go well for Mao. He attempted to enforce communism and get rid of any traces of capitalism. This was horrible for China in terms of economy and socialism with other countries.
The Red Guards were a mass paramilitary social movement of Chinese citizens. They were put together by Mao Zedong during the Cultural Revolution.
A book for everyone in China to know about how awesome Chairman Mao was.
President Nixon visits China.
Four Modernisations Approved (agriculture, industry, national defence, science and technology.)
Mao Zedong died. This ended the Cultural Revolution.