Home / Issues / Threats and intimidation

HONG KONG: The Umbrella Movement and Democracy in Hong Kong


Article : Everyone has been impressed by how well behaved the demonstrators have been. On two nights, after work, I slowly strolled along the streets from Central to Wanchai. The mood of the mostly young persons was relaxed and almost festive. At some places, persons were shouting slogans, while at other sites speakers were taking turns analyzing the situation, but the majority of the demonstrators were sitting in small groups holding discussions. I watched how some persons were offering bottles of water to the demonstrators, others were handing out bananas, while still others were bringing bags of prepared food from fast food outlets and giving them to the demonstrators. Read More...

More on Hong Kong

More News

Take Action Banner

Follow AHRC
Subscribe to our Mailing List

Weekly Roundup