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SUCCESS STORY 107: A survivor of the Tiananmen Massacre and an activist for democracy in China, Dr. Jianli Yang is President of “Initiatives for China.” His article ONE OF THE DARKEST MOMENTS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN CHINA was published on The Huffington Posts Movements blog page. Yang describes a massive crackdown in China that has so far resulted in more than 300 people disappearing and being arrested, detained, beaten up, harassed and put under surveillance. Among them are famous activists Zhou Shifeng, Wang Quanzhang, Li Heping, Wang Yu, Bao Longjun and Hu Shigen.