Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam is facing calls to step down over her handling of an unpopular extradition bill, huge protests against it, and its suspension last Saturday. (For a recap of these events, see CDT’s earlier posts or listen to a concise but thorough podcast account from The...
hong kong protests 2014
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 17, 2017
Three young democracy campaigners were each given prison sentences for taking part in an...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 15, 2016
Reuters’ Venus Wu and Hera Poon report on the sentencing of three student leaders behind the 2014...
by Josh Rudolph | Apr 8, 2016
Four activists have been sentenced to jail on charges of “inciting subversion of state...
by Cindy | Nov 23, 2015
On Sunday, eight supporters of Hong Kong’s democracy movement, known as “Umbrella...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 14, 2015
Just ahead of the Legislative Council vote on electoral reforms, protesters have again taken to...
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