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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, 13 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月13日: 21年前的今天:绝食开始!北大队伍出发前,钱理群等中青年教师在燕南园宴请绝食同学,挂出横幅:“风萧萧兮易水寒,壮士一去兮盼回还。”我与开希,少方三人手挽手带队到广场,旋即与王超华一起代表绝食团、高自联召开记者招待会。绝食要求:一、对话;二、修改四二六社论。晚,绝食学生增至三千人. Wang Dan writes on 13 May 2010: 21 years ago today: the hunger strike started! Before the Beijing University group departed, young professors such as Qian Liqun treated those who were about to go on a hunger strike … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 years ago today, 8 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月8日: 21年前的今天:学潮暂时进入缓慢发展和修整阶段,对话团持续与政府接触,但是有关方面一再推脱。北师大也表示准备重新罢课。新一轮高潮的气氛在酝酿。我此时已经退出北大筹委会,希望能有更多新人加入。高自联逐渐由王超华主持工作,王有才主持北大筹委会的日常事务。 Wang Dan writes on 8 May 2010: 21 years ago today: The student movement entered a readjustment phase; very little progress was made. The Dialogue Delegation continued its attempt to make contacts with the Government, while the authorities … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 Years Ago Today, 2 May 1989

王丹写于2010年5月2日: 21年前的今天:下午与王超华,郑绪光率北京40多所高校的70多名代表,到全国人大和国务院的办公厅递交昨天的请愿书。晚上,袁木上电视回应,指责我们背后有黑手,拒绝接受请愿书提出的要求。五四大游行已经箭在弦上。 Wang Dan writes on 2 May 2010: 21 year ago today: in the afternoon, a team of more than 70 delegates from 40 or so universities, led by Wang Chaohua, Zheng Xuguang and I, arrived at the Office … Continue reading

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Wang Dan: 21 Years Ago Today

王丹,写于2010年5月1日: 21年前的今天:“高自联”与“北大学生自治会”在北大球场召开联合記者會,由我主持。宣布将发起五四大游行,并呼吁全国学生总罢课。会上我宣读了声明,对4月2日的对话予以否定。同时宣读的还有《高自联对话要求草案》,《告香港同胞书》《高全国高校同学书》等。 我手头有一张当时的照片,露面者中有一位是现在在大陆很红的北大教授。 当天,高自联通过了一份请愿书,准备次日递交,提出对话的条件: 代表要大学生公认,不承认原来的学生会,研究生会的代表; 政府代表应当是副委员长,副总理,政治局常委以上的干部; 必须有中外记者现场采访,中央电视台,中央人民 广播电台同时转播; 时间,地点在政府和学生代表之间协商; 必须在第二天的各大报纸刊登对话的结果,公布下次对话的时间、地点。 请愿书要求中央,国务院在5月3日中午12点以前给与答复,否则保留5月4日游行示威的权利。 请愿书是在我宿舍起草,经过王超华修改定稿的。 Wang Dan writes on 1 May 2010: 21 years ago today: I chaired a press conference held jointly by “gaozilian” (Independent University Student Union) and the “Beijing University … Continue reading

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