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Yaxue Cao, March 30, 2021 About the sources  The main sources for this profile are Mr. Sun Dawu (孙大午)’s speeches, articles and interviews over the years, especially during 2003-2012. They are embedded throughout the text and a fuller list will be appended at the end of Part Two.  — Yaxue Cao Part One One day in March 2003, as Sun Dawu delivered a speech in the crowded Shennei lecture hall of China Agricultural University, he was as though the Roman god Janus — at once reviewing the past and peering into the future. “Xushui County [in Hebei Province] is a storied place. You may not be aware of this, but the storm of communization that started up in 1958 began up there. I was born […]
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