Tag: history

Xi Changes History or Tampers it

Economist 2015 Auguest Issue has a cover story of Xi. The title is Xi’s history lessons The sub-title is The communist Party is plundering history to justify its present-day ambitions. 历史就是一个任人打扮的小姑娘 History is just a little girl. If you want, you can dress up her as you like.

Do you know RCMP or Mounties

As a Canadian, I saw RCMP almost everywhere in Canada. But do I know RCMP or Mounties history? The answer is NO. I read a book, and get the following. The RCMP evolved from the North-West Mounted Police (NWMP), created in 1873, by John A. Macdonald in response to the Cypress Hill Massacre, in which