Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Icons of Protest

In an inexplicably relevant piece for the outlet, Buzzfeed offers seven pictures from the Tiananmen Square protests, which were ruthlessley stamped out 25 years ago tomorrow.

They then show the same spots as a visitor to China might see them today. Or, as the Chinese Communist ruling party would prefer to say it, "Move along; nothing to see here." For now, anyway. Remember, fellas. Freedom only has to win once; then everybody wants it.

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