Today in History: The class boycott continued on 30 April

Over 30 people from the academia, intelligentsia and media hold apublic forum on the movement, noting that the 4.27 march marked thebankruptcy of the Party's authoritarian rule.The class boycott continued, with about 90,000 students, whichtranslated to 70% of the student population in Beijing, supporting it.The Party Secretary Zhao Ziyang returned to Beijing from a visit to North Korea.

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