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The Hong Kong Occupy Saga Continues

After a two-month standoff that has caught the world’s attention, Hong Kong authorities are expected to attempt to make a final push against thousands of activists pushing demands for greater democracy in the t... Read More...
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Hong Kong Sets Out to Furl the Umbrella

With Hong Kong’s police finally beginning to clear away demonstrators after two months of occupation of some of the city’s busiest streets, the situation surrounding the occupation zone is becoming volatile, pa... Read More...
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HK Gap with Mainland Wider than Imagined

The Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong is not only proving more durable than anyone imagined. It is uncovering all kinds of aspects of both mainland and local politics and attitudes that have long lain buried under platitudes and wishful thinking. Take fo... Read More...
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Conspiracy Oracle Backs Beijing from Bangkok

For weeks, the China Daily and other top Chinese news organizations have been reporting on “secret meetings” between Hong Kong democracy advocates and US organizations such as the Washington, DC-based National ... Read More...
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IN PHOTOS: Hong Kong protests

On August 31, the National People’s Congress Standing Committee in Beijing ratified a plan for Hong Kong’s 2017 chief executive election that failed to meet expectations of universal suffrage as promised under the Basic Law. It was a bitter disappointment that... Read More...