Hong Kong’s Democratic Struggle and the Rise of Chinese Authoritarianism

Hong Kong’s Democratic Struggle and the Rise of Chinese Authoritarianism

In July, a Hong Kong court purged four pro-democracy politicians from its Legislative Council. This move comes after two other Hong Kong lawmakers were expelled from the Legislative Council earlier this year and at the same time as the recent death of Chinese political activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo. Add to this the growing unpopularity of Hong […]