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Tiananmen Massacre | Tiananmen Massacre

deborah-shlian's picture
Jul.23.2008
On the eve of the 19th anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre (June 4,1989) the United States urged China to give a full account of what really happened at Tiananmen Square that day and to release prisoners taken during the protests. A State Department spokesman was quoted as saying: "The time...
carolyn-burns-bass's picture
Jun.13.2008
Today is my son Jonathan's birthday (June 7). He was born three days after the June 4th massacre at Tiananmen Square in Beijing. I remember this well, because the hospital in which I was set to give birth was the closest American airbase hospital to China and it was placed on alert to accept...
belle-yang's picture
Jun.03.2008
THE 19TH ANNIVERSARY OF A MASSACRE I had promised myself I’d scan all the photos my friend X had taken during the night of June 3-4, 1989. I am exhausted and have managed to scan two-thirds. X, I believe, is living safely in France today. Nineteen years ago, tonight, I’d returned to Beijing...
belle-yang's picture
Apr.10.2008
Shame on the Chinese Americans who waved the flag of blood during the non-run of the Olympic torch in San Francisco yesterday. That standard represents tens of millions of death in peace time! How can anyone take pride in a Chinese regime that has bulldozed homes of hundreds of thousands in the...