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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – May 23rd 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam Twenty-three years ago on this day Tuesday May 23nd 1989, the State Security Ministry reported on the situation in the Square, stating that only about 10,000 students were still sitting in, a majority of them from … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 23 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月23日: 21年前的今天:广场学生今日凌晨举行联席会议,八十九所高校代表参加,选举天安门广场临时指挥部成员,高自联撤回北大。下午,再次有百万人游行至广场声援学生,同时,喻东岳、鲁德成余志坚三人向毛主席纪念像投掷墨汁。晚上,北京知识界联合会成立,包遵信为召集人。 Wang Dan writes on 23 May 2010: 21 years ago today: students at the Square held a joint meeting before dawn. Representatives from 89 colleges had attended to elect members for the Tiananmen Square Temporary Command. The Independent … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 20 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月20日: 21年前的今天:凌晨开始,成千上万的群众在北京各个路口拦截戒严部队的车辆。香港《文汇 报》在社论版开天窗,上书“痛心疾首”四个大字。包遵信、嚴家其、蘇曉康、王軍濤、沈大德、吳廷嘉, 閔琦、陳小平等发表誓词: “絕不向專制屈服.” Wang Dan writes on 20 May 2010: 21 years ago today: since midnight, tens of thousands of people had gathered at major intersections in Beijing to intercept vehicles of the martial law troops. Hong Kong … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 17 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月17日: 21年前的今天:严家其、包遵信领衔发表中国知识界五一七声明,提出”清王朝已经灭亡七十六年了,但是,中国还有一位没有皇帝头衔的皇帝,一位年迈昏庸的独裁者”,把矛头直接指向邓小平。上午九点,游行队伍大批到达广场,持续至天黑。总人数达百万之多。 Wang Dan Writes on 17 May 2010: 21 years ago today: Chinese intellectuals, led by Yan Jiaqi and Bao Zunxin, delivered their “May 17th Declaration”. The declaration made explicit reference to Deng Xiaoping when it said, “The Qing … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 12 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月12日: 21年前的今天:下午我在北大塞万提斯像下草坪主持第十七次“民主沙龙”,邀请历史学者,已经逝世的包遵信先生以”纪念五四“为主题演讲,他指出“427这个日子在中华人民共和国的历史上将会大书特书,它的规模和影响都超过了五四。”并首次提出“社会上的知识分子,应当同学生结合起来。” Wang Dan writes on 12 May 2010: 21 years ago today: I chaired the 17th Democracy Salon at Beijing University in the afternoon. The event was held on the lawn under the statue of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. … Continue reading

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