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23-Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – 1989, Beijing China – POSTSCRIPT

Written by Diane Gatterdam The Students of Tiananmen Square 1989 who stood in the face of death for the Human Rights of all Chinese people will always soar high. Their mission lives on until China is free… Two days after … Continue reading

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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – May 17th 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam Twenty-three years ago on this day Wednesday May 17th 1989, with more than 2 million people in and around the square, a planed tour for Gorbachev to the Forbidden City had to be cancelled and his … Continue reading

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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – May 15th 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam WELCOME MR. GORBACHEV!!!! Twenty-three years ago on this day Monday May 15th 1989, the dramatic Sino-Soviet reconciliation was scheduled to begin with a grand ceremony in Tiananmen Square at 4:00 PM. Gorbachev was to be greeted … 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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