2019-11-05 11:31:08

After Months of Protests, Hong Kong Still in Turmoil



Joy Ming King, activist born and raised in Hong Kong and participating in the ongoing protests through organizing and direct action both outside and inside Hong Kong through his work in Lausan Collective.

It has been more than 6 months since Hong Kong’s mass movement began, triggered by a controversial extradition agreement with China. In spite of Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam first putting the bill on hold and then revoking it altogether, protests have continued strong.

Documented actions of police brutality have provoked even more anger from Hong Kong’s residents. Now, as economists say that the mass uprising has triggered a recession, we examine what lies in Hong Kong’s future.

Carrie Lam China Free Speech TV Hong Kong Joy Ming King Protest Rising Up with Sonali Sonali Kolhatkar

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