HK protests - updates

Rappler's latest stories on HK protests


Rappler Talk: Arnold Chung on impact of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement

Dec 02, 2019 - 2:00 PM

On Monday, December 2, Rappler editor-at-large Marites Vitug talks to activist Arnold Chung to discuss what Hong Kong's election results mean to the pro-democracy movement

Chinese state media urge Hong Kongers to 'vote to end violence'

Nov 24, 2019 - 6:32 PM

The big turnout is widely expected to benefit democratic forces

An anti-government protester uses a blanket as he walks to ambulances outside the campus of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) after being barricaded inside for days, in the Hung Hom district of Hong Kong on November 20, 2019. Dozens of pro-democracy protesters remained holed up inside the besieged Hong Kong university campus for a fourth straight day on November 20 as supporters took up online calls to disrupt the city’s train network in a bid to distract police. Anthony WALLACE / AFP

Hong Kong protests slacken ahead of closely watched poll

Nov 23, 2019 - 8:04 PM

Postings by pro-democracy users on the internet urge voters to go to polling stations early and for supporters 'not to jeopardize the election'

Student shot by Hong Kong police urges voter turnout

Nov 23, 2019 - 7:51 PM

Chow Pak-kwan says he hopes 'Hong Kong people can cast their votes to earn more democracy in a peaceful way'

Singer-activist Denise Ho on HK protests: 'We have hope in this fight'

Sep 02, 2019 - 2:12 PM

'They are making people angry. They are pushing those who have been a bit reluctant to go into the front lines, they are pushing those people to fight together.'