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"IT'S RIGHT TO REBEL" (196669)  


"Unite and Arise"

"Revolutionary factions of the proletariat, unite and arise. Struggle against the power of the black Tianjin Communist Party Committee."

Proclaimed by the United Revolutionary Rebel Committee of Artists and Writers, 1967.

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"Joyously proclaim the birth of a new Tianjin"

Workers (flat caps), peasants (headscarves), soldiers (red star caps), and students (armbands) celebrate the formation of a new city government. The soldier holds Mao's Selected Works.

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"Ever Forward with the Continuous Revolution."

A railroad worker stands on the front of a speeding train.

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