Democracy vs. Communism: Sheng Xue on the 1989 Tiananmen Square Massacre

The Tiananmen Square massacre on June 4th, 1989, marks a powerful example of the difference between democracy and communism.

That was the day the Chinese regime’s military unleashed weapons of war on unarmed student protesters as they asked for democracy.

How did the events that day impact Chinese society in the following decades, and what is the threat the communist model poses to the world?

NTD spoke to Sheng Xue, a journalist, writer, and human rights activist, for more.

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