During the Golden Week around China’s National Day, many mainland Chinese tourists travel to Hong Kong to shop. But living behind the great firewall, they do not know what is happening in Hong Kong. We met two of them in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui.
I discovered this lovely sketches while strolling through the crowd at Admiralty, which is still the center of the civil uprising here in Hong Kong. They were photocopied multiple times and stuck against lanterns and walls.
Pictures from the first days of the so-called “Umbrella Revolution” in Hong Kong, taken in Admiralty and Mong Kok during the last days. Nobody dares to estimate the numbers. But there are definitely more than 100,000 Hongkongers on the street.
In the middle of the protests which suddenly broke out in Hong Kong, a group of deaf people have joined the protests.
How does Occupy Central use some of Gene Sharp’s methods to campaign for universal suffrage in Hong Kong?
Occupy Central called for a march in black clothes through the streets of Hong Kong, and about 2000 heeded their call.
To show their discontent with Beijing’s decision on Hong Kong’s legislative framework, 43 supporters of Occupy Central shaved their heads.