The 5th Purpose Forum, Academic Seminar to Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Publication of Serving the People, with the theme of “to carry out the mission of the first intention and build a firm tenet for the people”, was grandly opened in Yilong.
September 8th is the 75th anniversary of Mao Zedong delivering a speech on "Serve the People" in Yan’an to mourn the Central Guards soldier Zhang Side. In order to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Zhang Side's sacrifice, the 5th Purpose Forum, with the theme of “To Carry Out the Mission of the First Intention and Build a Firm Tenet for the People”, organized by Sichuan Academy of Social Sciences and other relevant institutions, was held in Zhu Side’s hometown, Yilong County of Sichuan Province, to meet the Party’s theme education “Remain True to Our Original Aspiration”, promote Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, and solemnly celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
At the opening ceremony, the HIBL Trip Committee of China Red Culture Research Association awarded Zhang Side Executive Leadership Academy as the “National Red Education Training Alliance HIBL Trip Demonstration Base”; Jinggangshan Education and Training College awarded Zhang Side Executive Leadership Academy as “The Party's Fundamental Purpose Education and Training Base”; The Nanchong Municipal People's Government and the Nanchong City Military District awarded Zhang Side Executive Leadership Academy as “Nan Chong City National Defense Education College”.
During the event, participants will conduct academic discussion on “the formation of the fundamental purpose of the CPC serving the people and its persistence and development”, “the connotation and practice of the people-centered thinking in the new era”, and “the great achievements and enlightenment of the 70th anniversary of the new China”, "Contemporary Values for Serving the People", "The Spirit of the Two De (Zhu De, Zhang Side)" and the essential relationship of people-centered thoughts. Participants will go to the Zhang Side Memorial Hall and the Memorial Hall of the Former Residence of Zhu De to carry out the commemoration activities and watch the opera "Zhang Side" and carry out on-site teaching exchange activities.
The party and government organizations, theoretical research and academic institutions, party members' education and leadership training academy, institutions of higher learning, relevant media, and the heads of the cooperation institutions of Zhang Side Executive Leadership Academy and some paper authors will participate in the event. At that time, guests from all over the country will gather together to conduct theoretical discussions and academic exchanges around the theme.