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April 16, 1968

[Mao Zedong's] Statement of Support for Black Americans’ Struggle Against Violence

Mao discusses the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and connects the struggles of Black Americans to the struggles of oppressed people around the world. He calls for people around the world to unite against American imperialism.


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Gang er si Wuhan daxue zongbu et al, eds., Mao Zedong sixiang wansui (Long Live Mao Zedong Thought), vol. 5 (1961-1968) (Wuhan, internal circulation, May 1968): 346-347.


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