Young students performing a revolutionary routine, June 25, 1971

Visualizing Early 1970s China through the Lens of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (CCAS) Friendship Delegations

Young students performing a revolutionary routine, June 25, 1971

The large character signs behind the students show a fragment of the once-popular slogan, “Qiannian tieshu kai le hua, Rujin yaba kaikou shuole hua” (“The fact that mutes can eventually speak in the new era is as magical as flowers blooming out of an iron tree”).