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Hong Kong demonstrators defy lockdowns to protest a sweeping new national security law

Hong Kong demonstrators defy lockdowns to protest a sweeping new national security law

Thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of downtown Hong Kong on Sunday, defying social distancing protocols to protest Beijing’s announcement of a sweeping new national security law that could unravel many of the civil liberties residents enjoy in the semi-autonomous region of China. Police used water cannons, tear gas, and pepper spray to disperse protesters,…
Hong Kong demonstrators see a massive turnout on the six month anniversary of protests

Hong Kong demonstrators see a massive turnout on the six month anniversary of protests

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in one of the biggest displays of public protest the semi-autonomous territory has seen in months. The size of the crowd suggested that the landslide victory of pro-democracy candidates in local elections two weeks ago has not satisfied the public’s concern about…

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