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How I Survived a 'Discussion' With Chinese Public Security

Hippo Reads | Posted 11.19.2015 | World
Hippo Reads

At Hippo, we are grateful to publish this final piece, a glimpse into Prof. Cooper's long and colorful relationship with China and further testament as to the need for both serious academic scholarship and a light-hearted perspective in such a complicated, yet beautiful world.

Hypocrisy and The Right to Travel to Cuba

Arturo Lopez Levy | Posted 11.23.2014 | Latino Voices
Arturo Lopez Levy

The case of staffers for Senator Rubio and Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen travelling to China on a trip hosted by the Chinese communist party-state is a painful example of hypocrisy.

Big Trouble in Big China: Far West Terrorism, Trade Problems With Taiwan and Hong Kong Wants Something Called Democracy

T. Dean Reed | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics
T. Dean Reed

China is having difficulties, west, east and center.

Reclaiming Hong Kong's June 4th

Yuen Chan | Posted 08.23.2014 | World
Yuen Chan

The commemoration of June 4th once united Hong Kong people, now it divides. Perhaps this shouldn't be surprising when the number of people who identify as "Chinese" falls to new lows.

Burning Barricades, A Tiananmen Vigil And D-Day On Normandy's Beaches: Week In Photos

Posted 06.07.2014 | World

Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world. Ranging from the serious to the silly, these photos off...

Howard Fineman

Obama Makes Rare Mention Of Tiananmen On 25th Anniversary

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In Castle Square in Warsaw, Poland, President Barack Obama eloquently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the dawn of modern democracy in...

Tiananmen Square Then And Now

The Huffington Post | Amanda Golden | Posted 06.03.2014 | World

In the summer of 1989, more than a million Chinese students and workers took to Tiananmen Square in the capital Beijing to participate in communist Ch...

Tiananmen and China's Philosophy of 'Struggle'

Ryan Mitchell | Posted 07.30.2014 | World
Ryan Mitchell

This year marks the 25th anniversary of China's national protest movement of 1989, and, of course, also of its subsequent suppression. In the U.S., these events are being commemorated with news coverage as well as important, timely book releases.

China Arrests Rights Activists Ahead Of Tiananmen Anniversary

Reuters | Posted 07.06.2014 | World

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING, May 6 (Reuters) - China on Tuesday detained five rights activists, three lawyers and a rights group said, afte...

China Suspects Tiananmen Square Crash Was Suicide Attack: Sources

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BEIJING, Oct 29 (Reuters) - The Chinese government suspects that Monday's incident in which a vehicle plowed into pedestrians in Beijing's Tiananmen...

Tiananmen Square Evacuated After SUV Crashes Into Crowd

Reuters | Posted 12.27.2013 | World

BEIJING, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Five people were killed and dozens injured on Monday, the government said, when a car plowed into pedestrians and caught...

China BLOCKS Foursquare After Too Many Check Ins To Tiananmen Square

mashable.com | June 4, 2010 Christina Warren View Comments | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Great Firewall of China has a new Target: Foursquare. The Chinese government has blocked access to the social networking tool, apparently because ...

The Stain on China's Pro-Democracy Movement: A Final Word About Tiananmen

Phillip Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Phillip Martin

It's been a week since the official 20th anniversary commemoration of the historic Tiananmen Square demonstrations. But before the memory of those ev...

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

The Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs : Obama and the Muslim World Facts: US President Barack Obama completed his much-anticipated trip to the Mid...

Rebuilding China's Moral Foundation by Telling the Truth About Tiananmen

Xiao Qiang | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Xiao Qiang

Without a basic grounding in the truth about Tiananmen, there is no moral foundation for China's rise. The Chinese government must come to terms with its own history.

Twenty Years Later, Still Calling for Freedom in China

Rep. Nancy Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rep. Nancy Pelosi

The United States Congress says to the people of China and freedom-loving people everywhere: Your cause is our cause. We will never forget, and we will continue to push for freedom.

Forgetting June 4th

Lauren Hilgers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lauren Hilgers

Censored in Chinese media and left out of official histories, there has been little to keep memory of Tiananmen Square going.

CNN Reporter Blocked By Umbrellas At Tiananmen Square (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | David Flumenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Chinese officials blocked video cameras from filming at Tiananmen Square on Wednesday... with umbrellas. Reporting from the square, CNN's John Vause ...

Tiananmen Square, 20 Years Later: News, Photos And Video From Around The World (六四事件)

Huffington Post | David Flumenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Some call it the "Tiananmen Square Massacre," others say the "Tiananmen Square Crackdown," and in China it is known merely as an "incident," the "June...