Tiananmen Square Massacre (1989)

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  • Published on Jul 19, 2019
  • Tiananmen Square, in the heart of the Chinese capital Beijing, has been a place of enormous significance in modern Chinese history.
    For seven weeks in the spring and early summer of 1989, it was the focus of unparalleled protests by students and workers against the political and economic system, leading to a brutal government crackdown and international condemnation of the communist regime.

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  • Simple History
    Simple History  Month ago +11995

    Student leaders:

    Wang Dan
    Wu'erkaixi
    Chai Ling
    Shen Tong
    Liu Gang
    Feng Congde
    Li Lu
    Wang Youcai

    Hardliners:

    Deng Xiaoping
    Li Peng
    Yang Shangkun
    Yao Yilin
    Chen Yun
    Qiao Shi
    Li Ximing
    Chen Xitong
    Chi Haotian
    Liu Huaqing
    Li Xiannian

    Moderates:

    Zhao Ziyang
    Hu Qili
    Yan Mingfu
    Bao Tong
    Wan Li
    Xi Zhongxun
    Xu Qinxian

    Intellectuals:

    Liu Xiaobo
    Wang Juntao
    Dai Qing
    Hou Dejian
    Cui Jian
    Zhang Boli
    Chen Mingyuan

    • Kyraz
      Kyraz Day ago

      tank man

    • Weuhui Deng
      Weuhui Deng Day ago

      Maybe it'd be better for you to keep focus on other historical incidents that less ideological.

    • Weuhui Deng
      Weuhui Deng Day ago

      Liu Xiaobo had said there was no killing at Tianan men square, so could you please just STFU and tell everybody truth? There's also a video filmed by Spanish team which showed students dismissed and walked out mildly. So who's the liar?
      thexvid.com/video/GwKx02ClIA8/video.html

    • 謝時禹
      謝時禹 2 days ago

      Can simple history introduce "Februrary 28th massacre"in 1947 Taiwan

    • Not all Gaming
      Not all Gaming 2 days ago

      @Josh N stfu kid

  • Tyrone the chef
    Tyrone the chef Hour ago

    TLDR absolutely nothing happened

  • Mandoon
    Mandoon 3 hours ago

    I don't trust the chinese lol.

  • M1co29 boii i hate last names

    Nobody:

    The Chinese Government: nOtHiNg HaPpEnEd HeRe!

  • loganbaileysfunwithtrains

    Why are you talking about something that never happened?

  • 赵承华
    赵承华 8 hours ago

    I'm from China, and this is the first time I saw a video explaining the whole situation, this is awesome! wait, hold on, who's there? WTF WHO ARE YOU GUYS??

  • tommy conlin
    tommy conlin 9 hours ago +1

    Why are you just making a video if a normal day in Beijing, so stupid smh

  • Pp Extendus
    Pp Extendus 9 hours ago

    Um...why is the video just blank? It’s just 10 mins of white screen? Hold on I think I heard a noise in my vents, probably a rat or something.

  • adrian chu
    adrian chu 11 hours ago

    Is that called communists??? A mass murderer....in the Philippines we are battling communist for long decade...and i think under president duterte this communist regime will end....

  • tamperresistant mind
    tamperresistant mind 12 hours ago

    An observer of modern Chinese history classes will notice a peculiar absence of info on this.

  • J mor
    J mor 13 hours ago

    You don't see many Chinese trolls in the comment section. They have been censored from seeing the video LOL

  • Resume
    Resume 16 hours ago +1

    TheXvid’s broke and the video won’t load

  • 2E9S YoRHa
    2E9S YoRHa 16 hours ago

    I cannot see the video and it's titled "Nothing happened here".
    Watching on my Huawei P30 suck my ding dong

  • Unhappy Attendant Ughh
    Unhappy Attendant Ughh 17 hours ago

    ‘What would you do with a gun vs the gov?!?!’
    ‘Look how over a million people organized and held off riot police’
    SECOND AMENDMENT FOREVER

  • thomas naert
    thomas naert 19 hours ago

    Stupid communists...

  • Wong AlysonElebeast
    Wong AlysonElebeast 20 hours ago

    Free Hong Kong!

  • The d6 of fate
    The d6 of fate 20 hours ago

    Rest easy, brave students.😭

  • Jack Frost
    Jack Frost 20 hours ago

    Thia didnt really happen. Just democracy propaganda

  • WhyDoesMyDadBeat Me
    WhyDoesMyDadBeat Me 21 hour ago

    Student leaders: “What are they gunna do, gun us all down in broad daylight?”
    PLA soldiers: *loads rifle*

  • Neko Medic
    Neko Medic 21 hour ago

    if there is a valid target for the classic "worse than the nazis" insult... well, aside from the huns, there is china.

  • NinetyKrub
    NinetyKrub 21 hour ago

    Please do 14th October of Thailand pleaseeeee

  • Schwifty Fox
    Schwifty Fox 22 hours ago

    Pimpels. Zero

    Blackheads Zero


    Events happening on june 2 1989.
    Zero

  • Hannes Green
    Hannes Green Day ago

    "People's Liberation Army"

  • Plumpy
    Plumpy Day ago

    Man glad i learned more about [REDACTED]

  • cheeki breeki
    cheeki breeki Day ago

    this is fake news

  • Dank mans alley
    Dank mans alley Day ago

    But nothing happened this day?

  • JAMES M
    JAMES M Day ago

    you won't be able to watch this on a chinese made devices owned by china... duh!? well china did put some of those demands in motion. they used capitalism to conquer the world, there are chinese companies in almost every country in the world pouring their own money into them. they have surpassed america as the economic super power on the planet. america mostly borrows cash from china too.

  • Bob Smith
    Bob Smith Day ago

    Wang Dong. Helluva name there

  • Gulzar Kundan
    Gulzar Kundan Day ago

    2:16 When you use a wooden sword in Minecraft.

  • Pat Moon
    Pat Moon Day ago +1

    this makes me irrationally angry, communism must be PURGED

  • Ze pedz zz
    Ze pedz zz Day ago

    Im expecting for china to split again

  • Fernandez 谭Ryan 小王

    Nothing happened.

  • Billy Mays
    Billy Mays Day ago

    Haha why are you making a video on this?
    It's called "simple history" not "simple things that never happened"

  • Cry Havoc
    Cry Havoc Day ago

    "Tank man" only has another 4 years left on his prison sentence.

  • Mason Nightingale

    Hey why does Antifa think that they are like those protesters at the square! I have a lot more quarrels with them

  • Tyler PM zzZ
    Tyler PM zzZ Day ago

    One of the best channels on TheXvid.

  • Do You Believe in Gravity?

    I can't watch this on my Huawei phone... its just a black screen....

  • patrick Katalenas
    patrick Katalenas Day ago +2

    we might see another tianmen square massacre at this rate in Hong Kong. commie's cant back down, and they cant go in with military force, knowing them they'd most likely go with the 2nd option anyway.

  • vipor_bruce54
    vipor_bruce54 Day ago

    Remember No Chinese

  • Arcesius Antonov
    Arcesius Antonov Day ago +1

    Why did you post a blank 10min video

  • Cobracomander diaz

    The great tinammen swuare massacre you mean the nothing

  • Republic Knight
    Republic Knight Day ago

    Such an eerie silence once the video ends, as i realize that thus crime against humanity only happened in the 90s.
    China Must Fall

  • Conor B.
    Conor B. Day ago +1

    Don’t cry because it’s over,
    Smile because it never happened
    -Chinese government

  • SliptreamSaint
    SliptreamSaint Day ago

    This makes me worry that with mainland Chinese armed forces massing in Hong Kong, something like this could happen again.

  • Steven Lapierre
    Steven Lapierre Day ago +6

    Why do we need 2nd amendment?
    This.
    "Shall not be infringed."

    • tamperresistant mind
      tamperresistant mind 12 hours ago +1

      Please. Our military would pwn you. And before you talk about middle eastern goat hearders, or southeast asian farmers in black pajamas defeating the most powerful nation on earth... Save it. Americans aren't cut from that cloth.

  • TABOOVSKNOWLEDGE

    Asian names make for some good song filler vocals!
    "I said a who moe moe oh oh oh oh, ....

  • Bdoglet
    Bdoglet Day ago

    This video doesn’t exist

  • Elbe Rudel
    Elbe Rudel Day ago

    Was July 20 was April Fools' day? why are they talking about that 'nothing happened at all'?

  • Carlorozy Clemente

    SOAD: why dont you ask theeee kids at Tiannemen Squaaareee.~

  • Wahaller
    Wahaller Day ago

    It's just text saying "NEVER HAPPENED, REPUBLIC OF PEOPLE IS PERFECT"

  • John Cabbage
    John Cabbage Day ago

    -1,000,000 Social Credit Points

  • Constantine XI
    Constantine XI Day ago

    sup Hong Kong

  • SING L
    SING L Day ago

    #Chinazi

  • F.B.I
    F.B.I Day ago

    New title : the Great Area 51 massacre of 2019

  • Jony TM
    Jony TM Day ago

    Didn't know this was a fiction channel

  • Weuhui Deng
    Weuhui Deng 2 days ago

    American way is the best way. LMFAO We can talk about human rights before you bring back those citizens who died by yoour air attacks and unstopped bombing in Syria and Palestinian, Uncle Sam. 😠😠😠

  • Weuhui Deng
    Weuhui Deng 2 days ago

    How dare u title this? Simple history. I'm very disappointed by your twisted historical viewpoint. Ah, I see. It's political correct to make up untrue stories to slander China and CCP.

  • Lemon Tutorials
    Lemon Tutorials 2 days ago

    Remember. This never happened.

  • Glatorix
    Glatorix 2 days ago

    All kinds of comunism or socialsm should be death..ALL KINDS!

  • It was I...DIO!!
    It was I...DIO!! 2 days ago

    Im just sitting in my car and waiting for my girl.

  • The Absurd
    The Absurd 2 days ago

    It’s not April 1st.

  • Wyatt's dad
    Wyatt's dad 2 days ago

    Take a good look America
    #justicedemocrats

  • Rex Gaming_501st
    Rex Gaming_501st 2 days ago

    Those Chinese soldiers gonna have a really good kd tho

  • Duc Anh Nguyen
    Duc Anh Nguyen 2 days ago

    get rekt chinese retards :D

  • Basil Coriander
    Basil Coriander 2 days ago

    www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2008/07/21/commentary/birth-of-a-massacre-myth/#.XV3leRETGhC

  • totallyfrozen
    totallyfrozen 2 days ago

    And now you people of the world know why so many Americans cherish our 2nd Amendment right.

    • Bowen Chen
      Bowen Chen Day ago

      @totallyfrozen hmm, I see your point there. I suppose I had the assumption in mind that rights are never infringed upon, which is obviously not always true.

    • totallyfrozen
      totallyfrozen Day ago

      Bowen Chen
      How do you secure a 1st Amendment right without a 2nd Amendment right?
      I think that without the power to resist tyranny, any freedom and votes are simply offered at the courtesy of the government. Then they aren’t guarantees rights, but more like benefits. 🤷🏻‍♂️

    • Bowen Chen
      Bowen Chen 2 days ago +1

      In my opinion they wouldn't have needed the second amendment in this situation if they had the first amendment.

  • Bruno
    Bruno 2 days ago

    Comunismo é bom, pode acreditar.

  • Ducklesworth
    Ducklesworth 2 days ago

    *sees title* eh idk much about this and i like these guys...*click*

  • Omar Mesa
    Omar Mesa 2 days ago

    Wow.. they’re serious about no protests

  • H K
    H K 2 days ago

    This is what they want in America.
    God Bless America.
    God bless the people of China.

  • Alexander Lee
    Alexander Lee 2 days ago

    Can we stop making jokes about a complete and utter tragedy and actually remember these brave people?????!!

  • inferno naahs
    inferno naahs 2 days ago

    the namjing massacre never happened

  • James Depotter
    James Depotter 2 days ago

    Can you also make a video about Thammasat University Massacre

  • Hari Duni
    Hari Duni 2 days ago

    sooo... nothing happened yeah!

  • The Brennan
    The Brennan 2 days ago

    I just want to remind everyone that the reason it's hard to get a count of the fatalities is because the CCP had the bodies crushed into mush by tanks, then burnt with flamethrowers, and finally washed down the sewers with fire hoses.

    • Weuhui Deng
      Weuhui Deng 2 days ago

      Why don't just go watch more videos that have shown more detailed truth before you make yourself out of a fool