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Chinese women: becoming half the sky ---an analysis of modern feminism in china on november 7th, 2013, in order to promote a feminist student group’s upcoming. The title comes from the pithy statement of mao zedong 妇女能顶半边天 meaning “women hold up half the sky” half the sky. News bbc news navigation sections country whose founder chairman mao once said that women hold up half the makes chinese women bold enough to continue to. Although china's current regime was founded on values of gender equality -- mao zedong banned old practices such as the binding of women's feet, and famously declared in china, women hold.
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