Massive Hong Kong Protest Calls for Democracy
A crowd estimated in the hundreds of thousands took to the streets in Hong Kong on Tuesday to call for democratic reforms. From the New York Times:
10 of the most iconic protest photos
The word “iconic” is badly overused these days, but for certain images it seems the only apt descriptor—especially for photographs that enshrine watershed political moments. Since the advent of the…
This 19-year-old started a massive protest movement in Hong Kong — and now the government is putting him on trial
Business Insider spoke with Wong about what it's like to take on the Chinese government, the future of Hong Kong, and whether he's prepared to go jail.
Meet the teen mastermind behind Hong Kong's 'umbrella revolution' | CBC News
He may not be considered an adult in Hong Kong, but already 17-year-old Joshua Wong is taking on the government for the second time — along with his tens of thousands of supporters.
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong released from prison – news5
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong released from prison Joshua Wong a leading figure in Hong Kongs 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations was released from prison on Monday and vowed to soon join the latest round of protests. Wongs release from the Lai Chi Kok Correctional Facility came as student demonstrators and police were gathered near the citys government headquarters after a protest on Sunday that organizers said drew nearly 2 million people. He told waiting journalists he needed a bit…
Sundance 2017: Joe Piscatella's JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER Acquired by Netflix | VIMOOZ
Joe Piscatella's JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER, which recently made its world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival has been acquired by Netflix.