Trending

 

Tiananmen Square

Breaking News about Tiananmen Square:


Gallery : Tiananmen Square

20 images
Daily Life In ChinaBeijing's Hutong  AlleysBeijing's Hutong  Alleys

Sponsored Update

World’s first Tiananmen museum to open in HK

Source: The Nation - Pakistan

Rainstorm Hits South China
HONG KONG - The world’s first museum dedicated to the bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown wants to convince Chinese visitors to fight for democracy when it opens in Hong Kong next week, almost 25 years on, organisers said Friday. The permanent exhibition, which is scheduled to open next Saturday, commemorates those killed in the authorities’ b ...
Full article at: The Nation - Pakistan 1 day ago, 2:00pm CDT
 


Advertisement


25 years on: Views from Tiananmen

Source: CNN

When Jaime FlorCruz received a phone call about a march on Tiananmen, he had no idea ...
Full article at: CNN 2 days ago, 4:05am CDT
 

More From the Web

China's Forgotten Liberal Hero

Source: The Atlantic

CHINA-POLITICS-REFORMER-STATUE
25 years ago yesterday, a senior Chinese politician named Hu Yaobang complained of dizziness at a meeting in Beijing, and asked to be excused. Moments later, he collapsed with a fatal heart attack. The 74-year-old Hu, one of China's most senior leaders just two years before, was dead. Within days, thousands of Chinese students poured into Beijing's Tiananmen Square to mourn Hu. This, in China, was not unusual; in 1976, a similarly spontaneous demonstration for the just-dece ...
Full article at: The Atlantic 3 days ago, 1:28pm CDT
 

China's Forgotten Liberal Hero

Source: The Atlantic

CHINA-POLITICS-REFORMER-STATUE
25 years ago yesterday, a senior Chinese politician named Hu Yaobang complained of dizziness at a meeting in Beijing, and asked to be excused. Moments later, he collapsed with a fatal heart attack. The 74-year-old Hu, one of China's most senior leaders just two years before, was dead. Within days, thousands of Chinese students poured into Beijing's Tiananmen Square to mourn Hu. This, in China, was not unusual; in 1976, a similarly spontaneous demonstratio ...
Full article at: The Atlantic 3 days ago, 1:28pm CDT
 

China censors still blocking Tiananmen

Source: CNN

Rainstorm Hits South China
Searches for "June 4," "Tiananmen Square," yield nothing in Chin ...
Full article at: CNN 3 days ago, 8:31am CDT
 

GIESELMANN: Tiananmen Square

Source: Daily Free Press

Beijing Daily Life
Beijing is an old city. Compared with the omnipresent bright, neon lights that adorn the mass of skyscrapers in Shanghai, Beijing did not immediately strike me as a thriving metropolis, home to 21 million citizens. Instead of highways elevated above the rest of the city, allowing cars to hurtle around the city four stories up, roads we traveled on in Beijing were close to the ground and lined by tree ...
Full article at: Daily Free Press 4 days ago, 10:14pm CDT
 

After 25 Years Of Amnesia, Remembering A Forgotten Tiananmen

Source: WYPR

SPD Host World War I Commemoration
Twenty-five years ago, on April 15, 1989, Chinese students were mourning the death of a reformist leader. But what began as mourning evolved into mass protests demanding democracy. Demonstrators remained in Beijing's Tiananmen Square, day after day, until their protests were brutally suppressed by the Chinese army — on June 4. Hundreds died; to this day, no one knows how many.The media captured some of the story of ...
Full article at: WYPR 5 days ago, 2:22am CDT
 

Latest stories

Loch Ness Monster detected by Apple's satellite map app
Loch Ness Monster detected by Apple's map
Satellite photographs creature swimming below the surface of the world famous loch
 
Miley Cyrus hospitalized; two more shows cancelled
Miley Cyrus hospitalized; two more shows cancelled
The singer was hospitalized on Tuesday after an extreme allergic reaction to an antibiotic
 
Nike is Not Shutting Down FuelBand, But Facing Downslide in Wearable Devices
Nike is Not Shutting Down FuelBand, But Facing Downslide in Wearable Devices
Nike has not stopped its FuelBand production. However, it seems to be facing a downslide in the department of wearable devices.
 

China After Tiananmen: Money, Yes; Ideas, No

Source: The New York Book Review

People walk past an electric quotation b
Perry Link Deng Xiaoping, the man who said “go” for the final assault on thousands of Chinese citizens protesting peacefully for democracy, has died. But what happened in and around Tiananmen Square twenty-five years ago haunts the memories not only of people who witnessed the events and of friends and families of the victims, but also of those who s ...
Full article at: The New York Book Review Mar 31 2014, 3:12pm CDT
 



 

The Hottest Photos of Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2013