Hong Kong Is Giving Thanks For the U.S.’s New Pro-Protesters Law. China Is Furious.

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy activists were thrilled by President Donald Trump’s decision to sign two bills supporting their movement, and celebrated the “timely Thanksgiving gift” by playing the Star-Spangled Banner at a celebratory rally. On the Chinese Mainland though, the response was very different. Beijing branded the new laws “stark hegemonic acts” that were “full of […]

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‘Save Our Kids’: Parents Are Begging Hong Kong Police to Release Students Trapped in Besieged University Campus

A Hong Kong activist leader said he feared of another Tiananmen Square as hundreds of pro-democracy protesters desperately tried to escape a university besieged by police Monday, while outside their parents begged officers to let their children leave. The standoff at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) followed pitched battles at the campus which began […]

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