Student protests in China

Title
Student protests in China
Genre
Interview
TX Date
17 May 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:01:42
Description
Interview with an unidentified male student demonstrator in Beijing on the dialogue they want with leaders and the reform they want to see. More than one million people have been demonstrating for democracy in Beijing and other Chinese cities throughout the day with some on hunger strike. The unrest overshadowed the third day of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev’s visit to China. Includes noise of demonstrators and vehicles. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Human rights; Political protests; China; Demonstrations; Political reform; Students; Beijing; Democratization; Tiananmen Square

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