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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – May 20th 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam Twenty-three years ago on this day Saturday May 20th 1989, it was a hot, sultry day, and the day that Beijing was placed under martial law. All forms of public protest would be banned, all journalist … Continue reading

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23 Year Remembrance of Tiananmen Square – April 19th 1989, Beijing China

Written by Diane Gatterdam Twenty-three years ago on this day Wednesday April 19th 1989, the procession of students continued to the square including students from Beijing Normal University who carried huge banners and shouting slogans such as “ Yaobang will … Continue reading

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