1989: Tiananmen Square Massacre, Bejing
4 June 2021 All day
Today we remember the students who were killed in Tiananmen Square while protesting for democracy. For this year’s anniversary, Hong Kong Catholics have organised an exhibition so that younger generations may gain insight into what happened. Find our more here.
Learn about the iconic image of a lone unarmed man confronting a row of tanks here.
The Tank Man
He will live forever in our memories. His singular act of courage and hope proclaimed the dignity of each person in the face of powers and principalities. God grant us his courage and his hope. Sandie Cornish