PBS NewsHour

iananmen Square massacre casts shadow over Chinese politics

Clip: 06/04/2021 | 6m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Friday marked the 32nd anniversary of the massacre in Tiananmen Square, where hundreds and perhaps thousands of people were killed by the Chinese government amid a Democratic protest movement. But many Chinese know nothing of what happened that day. Nick Schifrin spoke with a former senior-ranking member of the school where China’s Communist Party leaders are educated to learn more.

Aired: 06/04/21

Rating: NR

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