Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Movement
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Hong Kong's Pro-Democracy Movement

The News Lens Feature

At the end of the 2014 Umbrella Movement, Hongkongers promised they will be back. In June 2019, Hong Kong mobilized one-third of the population to protest against the government's extradition bill. The News Lens is covering the ongoing movement and rallies in collaboration with our Hong Kong-based team.

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Face Mask Ban Will Only Push Hongkongers to Revolution

Daphne K. Lee

The Hong Kong government's face mask ban will only push the city into further chaos, as exemplified in other countries like France and Ukraine.


OPINION: Taiwanese Universities Should Treat Campus Assaults as Potential Hate Crimes

Milo Hsieh

Taiwanese universities are almost doing nothing about the recurring campus assaults on Hong Kong students, which will only result in more clashes and potential hate crimes.


OPINION: A Possible New Script for Hong Kong Protesters

The Conversation

With no end in sight and the world losing interest, is there a possible solution for Hong Kong protesters?


Hong Kong Police Shot Protester for the First Time on China's National Day

Daphne K. Lee

Hong Kong police fire the first live round at a young protester today during China's National Day.


Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Movement Inspires 100,000 to Rally in Taipei

Daphne K. Lee

100,000 attended the anti-authoritarianism rally in Taipei to support Hong Kong despite heavy rain.


Hongkongers Living in Taiwan: It's Not All Sunshine and Rainbows

TNL Feature

Hong Kong activists have been calling for asylum law in Taiwan. What is the reality for those Hongkongers who have already immigrated to Taiwan?


Hong Kong Protests Revive the Spirit of the Arab Spring

Raphael Tsavkko Garcia

Hongkongers have been resisting the authorities for over 100 days, inspiring many around the world to keep fighting for democracy and human rights. Hong Kong's movement is essentially a continuation of the spirit of the Arab Spring.


Why Hong Kong Should Keep Defending Its Democracy

Daniel Kao

Why are Hongkongers desperately fighting for democracy? For those living in the shadow of an authoritarian regime, democracy represents societal progress in terms of wealth, education, human rights and more.


Oslo Freedom Forum Calls for Hong Kong-Taiwan Unity Against Tyranny

Daphne K. Lee

The 2019 Oslo Freedom Forum in Taipei focused on Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement among discussions of media freedom and authoritarian regimes around the world.


Hong Kong's New Protest Anthem Renews Sense of Unity


Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement now has a new and original anthem with over 1 million views on YouTube.

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