Sat, 24 Oct 2020, 14:00
Hosted by Socialist Resistance
Hong Kong is in turmoil, with a new generation of young and politically active citizens shaking the regime. From the Umbrella Movement in 2014 to the defeat of the Extradition Bill and beyond, the protestors’ demands have become more radical, and their actions more drastic. Their bravery emboldened the labour movement and launched the first successful political strike in half a century, followed by the broadening of the democratic movement as a whole.
Hong Kong in Revolt is published by Pluto Press
Meeting hosted by Socialist Resistance
A dive into the tumultuous protests in Hong Kong that are forming the identity of a generation