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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – May 14th 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam Twenty-three years ago on this day Sunday May 14th 1989, it was a beautiful Sunny Sunday, and word of the students’ hunger strike spread like wildfire throughout Beijing. About 300,000 curious onlookers were arriving from every … Continue reading

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Transcript of Li Peng’s dialogue with the students – May 18th 1989

Written by Diane Gatterdam Transcript of Li Peng’s dialogue with the students in the Great Hall of the People – May 18th 1989 “LI Peng Holds Dialogue with Students” (May 18, 1989) A Transcription of Beijing Television Broadcast. Beijing Television … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 18 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月18日: 21年前的今天:上午,包括开希、少方、超华和我在内的学生代表在人民大会堂与李鹏、李铁映、陈希同等对谈。李显得焦躁不安,但是还是点名声明:“没有把责任加给王丹、吾尔开希的意思。”事后新华社的报道删除了具体名字。江平等12名人大常委呼吁召开人大常委会紧急会议。 Wang Dan Writes on 18 May 2010: 21 years ago today: in the morning, student representatives including Wu’er Kaixi, Ma Shaofang, Wang Chaohua and I went for a talk with Li Peng, Li Tieying and Chen Xitong at … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 14 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月14日: 21年前的今天:凌晨,陈希同、李铁映等到广场上,试图劝退学生未果。白天,全市高校总动员,到广场声援。绝食团开始组织纠察队。晚上,统战部长阎明复邀请绝食学生代表到统战部,我代表绝食团参加。王军涛等知识界代表也与会,据说是阎明复委托他们出来在政府与学生间斡旋。 Wang Dan writes on 14 May 2010: 21 years ago today: Before dawn, Chen Xitong, Li Tieying and others arrived at Tiananmen Square. They attempted, without success, to urge the students to disperse and leave. At dawn, all … Continue reading

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