Tiananmen at 30: Examining the Evolution of Repression in China

2172 Rayburn House Office Building | Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Opening Statements

Representative James McGovern, Chair

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Senator Marco Rubio, Cochair

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Representative Christopher Smith, Commissioner

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Witnesses

Wu’er Kaixi: Tiananmen student leader, political commentator, and Founder, Friends of Liu Xiaobo

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Fengsuo Zhou: Tiananmen student leader and Co-Founder and President, Humanitarian China

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Mi Ling Tsui: Communications Director, Human Rights in China

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Carl Minzner: Professor of Law at Fordham Law School

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Shanthi Kalathil: Director, International Forum for Democratic Studies, National Endowment for Democracy

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