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#Boycott Mulan Trends After Lead Actress Expressed Support for Hong Kong Police

Hong Kong police have been criticized for firing tear gas and resorting to other violent actions against pro-democracy protesters.
Meera Navlakha
2 days ago
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Satellite Images Show Chinese Armoured Vehicles Gathering Near Hong Kong

The photos have contributed to fears that Beijing might forcefully intervene upon Hong Kong's ongoing protests.
Gavin Butler
3 days ago
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Calls to Boycott Taiwanese Bubble Tea Chains Are Brewing on Mainland Chinese Social Media

It all started when a photo of a store notice that echoed Hong Kong protesters’ pro-democracy battle cry went viral
Lex Celera
8.9.19
News

Tokyo, Singapore, and Kuala Lumpur Are in the Top Five Most Overworked Cities

Data from a new study reveals that residents from these cities consistently work the longest hours but are offered the fewest vacation leaves.
Meera Navlakha
8.8.19
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Pro-Beijing Thugs Are Vandalizing Hong Kong Democracy Protests in Australia Now

And the Chinese government has praised them for their "spontaneous patriotism."
Tim Hume
8.8.19
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Hong Kong Protesters Are Now Using Tinder and Pokémon GO to Organise People

As police crack down on platforms inviting people to join the march, protesters are resorting to creative ways of using technology to fuel the movement.
Shamani Joshi
8.7.19
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Hong Kong's Massive General Strike Protest Has Paralyzed the City

Police responded to protesters with tear gas, and once again, an armed mob beat demonstrators with wooden batons.
Tim Hume
8.7.19
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Hong Kong’s Leader Refuses to Quit, Says the City is Approaching a ‘Very Dangerous Situation’

Chief Executive Carrie Lam condemned protestors and claimed that they "are going to destroy Hong Kong."
Gavin Butler
8.5.19
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China Just Released A Video Threatening Pro-Democracy Protesters In Hong Kong. It’s Chilling.

The video is cut like a high-octane action-movie trailer and shows tanks, helicopters, and missile launchers on streets that resemble Hong Kong.
Tim Hume
8.2.19
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Hong Kong’s Protests Have Become About a Lot More Than an Extradition Bill

Beijing is about to intervene in the situation, as tensions have reached an all-time high in the string of protests across the island with protesters seeking autonomy from China.
Meera Navlakha
7.29.19
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Hong Kong Protests Turn Violent as Police Deploy Tear Gas and Rubber Bullets

Clashes between police and pro-democracy demonstrators continue to escalate, eight weeks since the protests began.
Gavin Butler
7.29.19
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Violent Mob Attacks Push Hong Kongers to Take Self Defense Classes

The recent attacks have further eroded residents’ trust towards the government and police.
Meera Navlakha
7.26.19
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