June 4 marks the 25th anniversary of the deadly suppression of pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square. Today, the world remembers, and so does Chicago. Here’s a roundup of tweets about the Tiananmen anniversary from Chicagoans:
i remember asking my 10-yr old self if there was something i so believed in like the students at tiananmen square.
— ayanna (@abanksharris) June 4, 2014
Remembering Tiananmen Square 1989 today.
— Newfangled Dad (@NewfangledDad) June 4, 2014
It has been 25 years since Tiananmen Square. A Tribune editorial looks at the then and now. http://t.co/Td8DnyMUoQ
— Colonel Tribune (@ColonelTribune) June 3, 2014
— Brent Huffman (@Brent_Huffman) June 4, 2014
Tiananmen Square, 25 years later, and like it never happened – Chicago Sun-Times: http://t.co/qczJkbLYIp
— Neil Steinberg (@NeilSteinberg) June 4, 2014