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News Wrap: Parts of Hong Kong paralyzed as protesters, police clash

December 31, 2019 at 7:50 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

AMNA NAWAZ: Yet another wave of anti-government demonstrations paralyzed parts of Hong Kong on this Christmas Day. Black-clad protesters descended on the streets of a busy shopping district. Riot police used tear gas to disperse crowds. Meanwhile, hundreds marched through malls chanting pro-democracy slogans. The city has been upended by more than six months of

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“News Wrap: Parts of Hong Kong paralyzed as protesters, police clash”

Hong Kong’s local polls test support for ongoing protests

December 22, 2019 at 8:49 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

>>Sreenivasan: PRO-DEMOCRACY SUPPORT IN HONG KONG WAS TESTED AT THE POLLS TODAY AS RESIDENTS VOTED IN LOCAL DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS. TURNOUT WAS HIGH AND THE VOTE WAS PEACEFUL, IN CONTRAST TO THE VIOLENT ANTI-GOVERNMENT DEMONSTRATIONS THAT HAVE PITTED HONG KONG’S GOVERNMENT AGAINST PRO-DEMOCRACY DEMONSTRATORS OVER THE PAST SIX MONTHS. 452 SEATS WERE AT STAKE IN

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“Hong Kong’s local polls test support for ongoing protests”

Beijing Shocked After Hong Kong Elections

December 8, 2019 at 1:25 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hong Kong holds local elections. And Beijing is shocked and humiliated by the results. Welcome back to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell. Hong Kong has been engulfed in protests for nearly six months now. People are upset about the Chinese Communist Party for increasingly interfering in their city, and encroaching on their freedoms. They’re also

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“Beijing Shocked After Hong Kong Elections”

A Secret Government Project Sparks Huge Protest in Wenlou, China

at 8:24 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

Protests erupt in southern China. People gave up farmland for an “eco-park” But then learned the government had a secret agenda. Welcome back to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell. Big protests over the weekend— and this time, not in Hong Kong. Ok, also in Hong Kong. But I’m talking about the protests in Wenlou. Wenlou

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“A Secret Government Project Sparks Huge Protest in Wenlou, China”

Hong Kong Protesters Combat the Surveillance State

November 9, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

A major priority of the protest movement that’s consumed Hong Kong for the past 3 and half months is awarding the surveillance apparatus that literally everywhere. Demonstrators have pulled down camera poles, spray painted lenses, used green lasers to destroy sensors, and shielded themselves with umbrellas while marching through the streets. There’s a growing concern

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“Hong Kong Protesters Combat the Surveillance State”