The Empire State building was lit up in NYC to celebrate China’s Total Control Syndrome. We’ll call it TCS from here on…The police in America recently showed a display of force to its citizens in Pittsburgh, which hosted the G-20 summit. The article below mentions people miles away from China’s big parade being told to “go home, watch it from your television.” If you have not yet seen videos from the G-20 summit in Pittsburgh, please do. -ed
BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing on Thursday, 60 years after proclaimed its embrace of communism.celebrated its wealth and rising might with a show of goose-stepping troops, gaudy floats and nuclear-capable missiles in
Tiananmen Square in central Beijing became a high-tech stage to celebrate the birth of the Communist Party leadership and guests watching a meticulously disciplined show of national confidence.on October 1, 1949, with the
national flag while President Hu Jintao, wearing a slate grey “Mao” suit, looked on from the Gate of Heavenly Peace over the Square.began in the morning with troops firing cannons and raising the red
The two-hour parade of 8,000 soldiers, tanks and missiles, 60 elaborate floats and 100,000 well-drilled civilians was a proud moment for many Chinese citizens, watching the spectacle across the country on television. Later in the evening, Tiananmen Square will be lit up with a huge fireworks display.