Mo Dejun (b. 1924) is a resident of Jimingqiao Village, Baiyun Town, Shimen County, Hunan Province. In this interview, Mo recalls that he was dismissed from the position of the warehouse guard of the people’s commune canteen because of other people’s setup. After that he return to his village to work, but he was still criticized as a member of the Four Elements (landlords, rich peasants, counter-revolutionaries, and band elements) from 1959 to 1979. Mo also talks about a fellow villager, who committed suicide because he was accused of stealing food coupons.