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Advisory Text: June 4, 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the violent crackdown of peaceful pro-democracy protestors in Tiananmen Square, China. A quarter-century after this brutal event, the protestors' brave confrontation of an unjust, repressive government continues to inspire human rights activists all around the world. Sign the pledge today to show your solidarity.
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On June 4, 1989, what started as a seven-week peaceful, pro-democracy rally turned into a massacre on the streets of Beijing. The world watched in horror as the Chinese military ruthlessly turned its weapons on its own people who non-violently demanded reform in their government, freedom of speech, and freedom of press.

These demonstrators were repressed by hardline leaders who ordered the military to enforce martial law in the country's capital. Unarmed civilians who attempted to block the military's advance towards the students' camp at Tiananmen Square were attacked by troops with assault rifles and in tanks.

Many lost their lives or were wounded by the Chinese military. It is unknown exactly how many, the numbers suppressed by Chinese officials. Numerous leaders of the movement were arrested.

The Communist Party of China (CPC) has worked hard to erase the event from Chinese history and culture. The Chinese are forbidden from discussing what took place on June 4, 1989 and state-run media blocks or censors any information relating to the massacre.

But the world has not forgotten.

China needs to know that the world remembers the terrible tragedy of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

Sign your name below showing you remember for the Pro-Democracy Movement in Tiananmen Square in 1989 and honor those who made sacrifices in the name of democracy in China. Their confrontation of an unjust, repressive government continues to inspire human rights activists all around the world.

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Petition Signatures

Apr 20, 2015 Claudia Ezinicki
Apr 20, 2015 Anthony Maddaluno
Apr 19, 2015 Ivan Brewer
Apr 17, 2015 Kate Bradly
Apr 17, 2015 Christina Michael
Apr 16, 2015 Elizabeth Snyder~Baldonado "All that is required for evil to triumph is for good people to do nothing."
Apr 16, 2015 Terry Terzuolo So many brave citizens of China risked and/or gave their lives, the least the rest of the world can do is honor these brave souls and help the agenda for which they sacrificed so very much!!
Apr 16, 2015 Monique TONET
Apr 13, 2015 june matheson
Apr 9, 2015 (Name not displayed)
Apr 6, 2015 Sheila Dillon
Apr 6, 2015 Ginny Lionatto
Mar 28, 2015 (Name not displayed)
Mar 27, 2015 Kelly Inviere
Mar 23, 2015 Wayne Brumley
Mar 20, 2015 mia utzinger
Mar 19, 2015 Jack and Margarita Denman
Mar 19, 2015 Diane McCoy
Mar 14, 2015 chenie kaur
Mar 14, 2015 Sarah Dyson
Mar 12, 2015 Hamish Macpherson We remember.
Mar 10, 2015 darren cook
Mar 10, 2015 yvonne garcia rice In remembrance of those who lost their lives, were injured, or imprisoned for the cause of freedom.
Mar 9, 2015 guglielmo lanzilli
Mar 5, 2015 barbara diaz
Mar 3, 2015 John Wertin
Feb 28, 2015 Deborah Richardt Can freedom really be so bad? What are you afraid of?
Feb 25, 2015 Rachael Pappano
Feb 23, 2015 Lorryn Young
Feb 21, 2015 Crystal Kimmel
Feb 19, 2015 mary wheeler,
Feb 16, 2015 Manuel Davila Rodriguez
Feb 15, 2015 Marissa Boren
Feb 10, 2015 Linda McEachron-Taylor
Feb 9, 2015 Miguel Angel Barrachina Roger
Feb 8, 2015 Gianfranco Frelli
Feb 7, 2015 Kathy Aprile
Feb 5, 2015 Donna Nelson
Feb 5, 2015 Alper Arslan
Feb 4, 2015 Rhiannon Young
Feb 4, 2015 (Name not displayed)
Feb 4, 2015 Marion Friedl
Jan 31, 2015 (Name not displayed) If we fail to remember the past, we are doomed to make the same mistakes.
Jan 20, 2015 Melodie Meissner
Jan 19, 2015 emilio leone
Jan 19, 2015 Angela Campbell
Jan 19, 2015 Robert Sanders
Jan 19, 2015 Al DeRoy
Jan 19, 2015 pamela guyon
Jan 19, 2015 Kim Sellon

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