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Can the post-90s celebrate the May 4th Youth Day? How to divide the May 4th Youth

What does it mean that the post-90s have passed the May 4th Movement? The youngest of the post-90s is 20 years old, and the oldest is 30 years old. There used to be a saying that the post-90s are middle-aged people, but now there is a topic that the post-90s have even gone through the May 4th movement. Many people think that the post-80s and post-90s are no longer in the category of youth, so who are celebrating youth day?

What is the May Fourth Festival?

May 4th Youth Day was set up to commemorate the May 4th movement which broke out on May 4th, 1919. It originated from China's anti imperialist and patriotic May 4th Movement in 1919. In 1939, the northwest youth salvation Federation of Shaanxi Gansu Ningxia border region set may 4 as China Youth Day. In December 1949, the Administrative Council of the Central People's government officially declared May 4 as China Youth Day. During the youth day, various commemorative activities will be held in all parts of China. Young people will also concentrate on various social volunteer and social practice activities. In many places, adult ceremonies will be held during the youth day. The core content of the May 4th spirit is' patriotism, progress, democracy and science '.

Have the post-90s passed the May 4th Movement? What are the criteria for the division of the May 4th youth?

The criteria for the division of youth

(1) China's youth age is divided into three categories

1. The Communist Youth League

Article 1 of the constitution of the Communist Youth League clearly stipulates the age of League members: Chinese youth over the age of 14 and under the age of 28 who recognize the constitution of the league, are willing to participate in the League organization and actively work in it, implement the resolutions of the league and pay the League fees on time may apply to join the Communist Youth League of China.

If a member of the league is over 28 years old and does not hold any post in the league, he / she shall go through the formalities for leaving the league. This means that the age limit of youth enjoying the holiday is exactly the same as that of League members.

2. National Bureau of Statistics

The statistics department classifies teenagers from 0 to 14 years old.

There are two standards for the elderly, they are over 60 years old and over 65 years old, but there is no division for the young age group.

3. Outstanding youth

According to the very authoritative top ten outstanding young people selection in China, the age range of the participants is generally 18 to 40 years old. For example, in 2008, two of the top ten outstanding young people in the 18th National Congress were just 40 years old.

From the perspective of provinces and cities, the age limits for the top ten outstanding young people are even different. Shaanxi Province is 39 years old, Jiangsu Province is 45 years old, Wuhan city is 45 years old, and Shenzhen city is 40 years old.

(2) International standards for youth

1. United Nations

In a document, people aged between 14 and 25 were referred to as "youth population".

2. World Health Organization

People under 44 years old are classified as young people; people between 45 and 59 years old are classified as middle-aged; people between 60 and 74 years old are relatively old (approaching old age); people between 75 and 89 years old are elderly; people over 90 years old are long-lived.

The core content of the May 4th spirit is' patriotism, progress, democracy and science '. As long as you are patriotic, progressive, scientific and democratic, you are the best youth.