by Angel Liu, East Spring Secondary School

Through this webquest, you will examine and compare and contrast the different aims of the GMD and the CCP and understand how this laid the shaky foundations of the first united front.

Introduction

It is now 1921 and the CCP has just been formed. China is in turmoil and torn between the CCP and the KMT. It is a picture of chaos, and poverty for the common people.

 

How would you feel if you were an educated scholar in China who loved your country very much (i.e: nationalist)? What do you think you can possibly do to help? Which was the better alternative for your country -the CCP or KMT?