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Propaganda Poster - Mao Ze Dong and Xinjiang peasant

Propaganda Poster - Mao Ze Dong and Xinjiang peasant

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This poster shows Mao Ze Dong shaking the hands of Xin Jiang Uighurs peasant Kuerban.tudumu. Xin Jiang, which literately translates to New Territory is home to eight million Uighurs, who have much closer religious, ethnic, and cultural ties with their independent neighbors than with the rest of China and who see in the new republics a model for their own independence. This poster shows the Chinese governement's propaganda machine at work, showing that the central government's position in claiming Xinjiang as part of China and the governmet is working to improve this region. This famous picture was taken in 1958, 9 years after the establishment of the People's Republic. 0.05 Yuan.