On the morning of 20th March , 2021, the 67th "Zhengde forum" of Marxism College of Nanjing Normal University was successfully held in the classroom 542 of Xingmin building. The theme of this lecture is "wear the right shoes, take the road of socialism with distinct Chinese characteristics -- the exploration of the Chinese Communist Party on the road of socialist construction during the 100 years". The lecture was given by Professor Li Chaoyang, deputy dean of the school of Marxism of Tianjin Normal University, while it was presided over by Wang Gang, Dean of the school of Marxism of Nanjing Normal University, and summarized by Associate Professor Zhai Hongfeng. Some graduate students and undergraduates of the school of Marxism attended the lecture .
Prof. Li Zhaoyang, based on the exposition of general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China Xi Jinping's "Only the wearer knows whether the shoes fit or not", give the leture from three aspects, namely, "how ‘shoes’ are found in China's socialism", “Only the wearer knows whether the ‘shoes’ fit or not" and "be more sensible and confident, shape the morality and put it into practice". Prof. Li Zhaoyang brought us a wonderful ideological and political course by telling the exploration of the Chinese Communist Party on the road of socialist construction, combining the detailed knowledge of the history of the Communist Party of China and his experience of giving ideological and political lessons.
At the beginning of the lecture, Professor Li Chaoyang quoted many examples, using "choosing shoes", "trying on shoes" and "fixing shoes" as metaphors, elaborated the historical process of modern Chinese people's choosing socialism, trying on Socialist "shoes" with Chinese characteristics, and taking the road of socialism with distinct Chinese characteristics, and pointed out the serious impact of the lack of historical conditions and immaturity in exploring the inherent laws of socialism. Then, he stressed that whether we can really make the Chinese nation “stronger” on the basis of standing up and becoming rich is an important standard to evaluate the success of socialism with distinct Chinese characteristics. Finally, Professor Li called on the students of the School of Maxism to establish a correct view of the history of the Communist Party of China from the four dimensions of learning history to be more sensible and confident, shape the morality and put it into practice, encouraging students to train themselves into good ideological and political teachers who meets the "6 points" , performing well in giving the key courses of building morality and characteristics of young students in the future, and making efforts to realize the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.