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Inside Hong Kong’s ‘umbrella revolution’

Inside Hong Kong’s ‘umbrella revolution’

The democracy movement in Hong Kong has shaken the Beijing regime and Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong) has played an active role in this movement. The socialist weekly newspaper Offensiv in Sweden talked to Dikang of Socialist Action about these events. What are the key lessons from the ongoing Umbrella Revolution? That […]

Hong Kong: CY Leung must go! Relaunch school strikes!

Hong Kong: CY Leung must go! Relaunch school strikes!

Build a bottom-up democratically elected leadership for ‘umbrella movement’ The is the text of a new leaflet from Socialist Action (CWI) for the 10 October demonstrations in Hong Kong The Hong Kong political crisis has taken new dramatic turns. The government’s attempt to use fake negotiations to disband the protest […]

China’s NPC ‘closes the door’ on Hong Kong democracy

China’s NPC ‘closes the door’ on Hong Kong democracy

“NPC Doesn’t Represent Me!” – Mass resistance against one-party dictatorship is the only way forward! Statement by Socialist Action The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee’s framework for upcoming elections in Hong Kong delivers a brutally clear message that free elections are not an option under China’s one-party (CCP) dictatorship. […]

Hong Kong poverty is worse than stated

Hong Kong poverty is worse than stated

17 years since the handover the city’s wealth gap wider than ever Dave Hundorf Teng is 78 years old and collects waste paper, which she has being doing for the past 14 years. For her hard labour, amid choking fumes in one of Mong Kok’s busiest streets, she gets paid […]