Tiananmen Square: 23 Years Later

Today marked the 23rd anniversary of the military crackdown on protesters in Beijing, and, as usual, the government kept a tight rein on online speech, the media, and political dissidents and activists. More surprising was the...

Three Generations View China At 60

NPR is running a three-part series to mark the upcoming 60th anniversary of the PRC: As the country approaches its anniversary, NPR asks three of China’s most astute observers for their perspectives. They are best-selling...

10 Year Anniversary: May 8, 1999

While other historic dates are getting more press time this year, the ten-year anniversary of the bombing of the Chinese embassy in Belgrade by NATO missiles, and subsequent protests in China, passed relatively quietly last...

The Year of Living Dissidently

The Economist looks at what is in store for China with a number of politically sensitive anniversaries approaching in 2009: As China’s economic growth falters and unemployment rises, political activists—marginalised during the...

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