Tien an Men


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Tien an Men

 

a square in Peking, the administrative and political center of the city. The square derives its name from the Tien An Men (Gate of Heavenly Peace), which was built in 1651. The gate overlooks the square and forms part of the southern wall of the Imperial City.

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Pero soluciones a lo Tlatelolco o a lo Tien An Men solo son eficaces en casos en los que la resistencia, si bien amplia y decidida, es de caracter local, circunscrita a una ciudad.
It is not unusual for them to proclaim that the Tien An Men Square massacre was a storm in a teacup, and that the fifteen hundred or so people massacred are of little matter in a country with such a large population, and that China is now on the road to capitalism.
Prime amongst these is the fact that Peking has badly blotted its copy book with the Tien An Men Square massacre.