Even 27 years on, remembering Tiananmen
is considered subversive by the authorities," (http://edition.
China's leaders moved ahead with economic reforms soon after the Tiananmen
crackdown, but silenced politics and memories
Lim showed them the iconic image of an ordinary man holding two shopping bags while confronting a column of tanks on Beijing's main thoroughfare leading to Tiananmen
Third the image of Liane in front of Harvard, although not a student there, suggests that the power of Tiananmen
was transferred to an American institution following the June 4th massacre.
Square Massacre took place on June on 1989 in Beijing after several weeks of sitin protest from as much as a million university students calling for reforms in the Communist government including freedom of the press, freedom of speech, and stamping out of corruption.
The quarter-century since the Tiananmen
Square massacre has seen remarkable changes in China, where millions have escaped poverty thanks to widespread development and the introduction of economic reforms that owe more to Adam Smith than Chairman Mao.
With the 25th anniversary of Tiananmen
Square just a few months away, Cui Jian had appeared to be a risky, political choice for such a primetime performance.
With the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen
Square protests approaching this spring, Shao and people around the world are remembering the massacre and trying to make sense of its legacy.
Fictions Outside the Square analyzes one of the most infamous events in modern history, training its focus on four literary works that portray, with varying degrees of directness, what has come to be known as the "Tiananmen
Square Massacre" of June 4, 1989.
This is the argument that Belinda Kong makes in her excellent Tiananmen
Fictions Outside the Square.
A Filipino doctor called on the government to facilitate the return to the Philippines the body of a Filipina doctor who died during an apparent terror attack at Tiananmen
Square on Monday.
BEIJING (TAP) - Three people were killed and many injured on Monday, police said, when a car ploughed into pedestrians and caught fire in Beijing's Tiananmen