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Protesting in China

July 22, 2021

Protest and resistance in China continues. We look at causes and consequences.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Stability in China: Lessons from Tiananmen and Implications for the Untied States (Webcast)," May 15, 2014

May 15, 2014

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on May 15, 2014. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.

Silbey, The Boxer Rebellion and the Great Game in China, 2012

January 1, 2012

Jay Carter reviewed this book for H-War, October 2012.

Thorbjørn Jagland, Liu Xiaobo Nobel Peace Prize Award Presentation, December 10, 2010

December 10, 2010

Jagland is chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee.

Verdict against Liu Xiaobo 刘哓波, December 25, 2009

December 25, 2009

Liu Xiaobo was convicted of inciting subversion against the Chinese government. He was sentenced to eleven years in prison.

Liu Xiaobo, "I Have No Enemies: My Final Statement," December 23, 2009

December 23, 2009

Liu Xiaobo wrote this while in jail two days before his conviction and sentencing to eleven years in prison. The text was read on December 10, 2010 during the presentation ceremony of Liu's 2010 Nobel Peace Prize. Liu remained in prison and could not attend.

Congressional Research Service, "Social Unrest in China," May 8, 2006

May 8, 2006

A Congressional Research Service report prepared by Thomas Lum.

U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, "Hearing: Major Internal Challenges Facing the Chinese Leadership," February 2-3, 2006

February 2, 2006

This hearing was conducted by the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on February 2-3, 2006. The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the U.S. Congress in 2000 to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.

Shambaugh, Is China Unstable? Assessing the Factors, 2000

December 31, 1999

Roger Chapman review the book for H-US-Japan, October 2002, credit H-Asia.

Tiananmen Square Document 26: Cable, SITREP No. 49, June 12, 0500 Local, 1989

June 11, 1989

The Chinese government, in the words of this cable, "stepped up its anti-US rhetoric." (June 11, 1989)

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