Zhou Fengsuo, a student leader of the democracy movement at Tiananmen Square 30 years ago, speaking at the Cathedral of St John the Divine in Manhattan on Tuesday evening. Photo: Beowulf Sheehan/PEN America

‘A taste of freedom in China’: Tiananmen Square crackdown commemorated in New York

  • Hundreds gather at the Cathedral of St John’s the Divine in Manhattan in tribute to the pro-democracy protests 30 years ago
  • ‘For many of us, this was the first and only time that we tasted freedom in China's sphere,’ Zhou Fengsuo, a protest leader, says
Topic |   Tiananmen Square crackdown

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Zhou Fengsuo, a student leader of the democracy movement at Tiananmen Square 30 years ago, speaking at the Cathedral of St John the Divine in Manhattan on Tuesday evening. Photo: Beowulf Sheehan/PEN America
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