The future of Hong Kong is at a crossroad. Despite widespread domestic and international criticism, National People's Congress of China has recently endorsed plans to pass a security law that directly targets the activities of the democratic movement in Hong Kong. While the outbreak of the Corona pandemic at the beginning of 2020 has momentarily dampened the protests, they have yet again started to escalate. As of now, the protest is intertwined with a new wave of the labor movement activities.
Donnerstag, 9. Juli 2020