Gang of Four


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Gang of Four

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the Gang of Four a radical faction within the Chinese Communist Party that emerged as a political force in the spring of 1976 and was suppressed later that year. Its members, Zhang Chunqiao, Wang Hongwen, Yao Wenyuan, and Jiang Qing, were tried and imprisoned (1981)
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Gang of Four

A group of radical Chinese Communist leaders, including the widow of Mao Zedong, advocating revolutionary rather than economically pragmatic policies in power 1974–76. They were tried and condemned in 1980.
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