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This Pacific War Podcast is about the May Fourth Movement of 1919, one of the most significant events in modern Chinese history
➡️ This Pacific War Podcast will discuss the May Fourth Movement of 1919. The May Fourth Movement was the Chinese public's response to their governments weak response to the Treaty of Versailles and Shandong problem.
➡️ This Pacific War Podcast will discuss how China was undergoing the century of humiliation at the hands of the western powers and Empire of Japan. Students began to protest the government demanding reforms. This led to the "new cultural movement" and "may fourth movement".
➡️ This Pacific War Podcast will discuss how the May Fourth Movement marked a turning point in Chinese History. The public sought to replace traditional Confucian values and modernize China. The idea's put forward by the movement shaped China into what it is today.
➡️ This Pacific War Podcast will discuss how the May Fourth Movement led to the birth of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the resurrection of the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Warlord Era.
➡️ The Pacific War Podcast features Craig & Justin