China in 1989 and 2015: Tiananmen, Human Rights, and Democracy

Capitol Visitor Center, Room HVC 210 Washington, DC 20515 | Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Opening Statements

Representative Christopher Smith, Chairman


Senator Marco Rubio, Cochairman


Dr. Teng Biao, Chinese Human Rights Lawyer, Harvard University Law School Visiting Scholar, and co-founder, the Open Constitution Initiative

Lisa Peng, Daughter of Chinese democracy activists Peng Ming, sophomore at Harvard University, and TEDx speaker

Ho Pin, President and CEO Mirror Media Group, co-author of A Death in the Lucky Holiday Hotel: Murder, Money, and an Epic Power Struggle in China

Michael Horowitz, CEO of 21st Century Initiatives, a Washington D.C. think tank

Dr. Yang Jianli, President, Initiatives for China/Citizen Power for China