Post Tagged with: "Umbrella Revolution"

“No to negotiations with brutal Hong Kong government!”

Socialist Action stall in Mong Kok occupation.

Reject fake ‘negotiations’ • Build democratic defence committees to repel attacks • Kick out CY Leung’s brutal government Leaflet issued by Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) for October 5 democracy demonstrations There is little doubt the government has orchestrated the anti-occupation violence of recent days to try to break […]

Two different perspectives on Hong Kong’s mass protests

Two different perspectives on Hong Kong’s mass protests

“Big business is trying to say that we are privileged”  Hong Kong-based journalist Shannon Van Sant interviewed billionaire Allan Zeman and protester Pa Sha. These segments of her interview were posted on her facebook page. Two very different perspectives on the protests: Hong Kong billionaire Alan Zeman and protester Pa […]

Hong Kong: Massive anti-government protests after attempted police crackdown

Hong Kong: Massive anti-government protests after attempted police crackdown

Anger over police violence fuels spontaneous “umbrella revolution” and growing strike movement Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info This was the weekend that changed everything in Hong Kong. Mass popular resistance on the streets, by night and day, with mass gatherings of 100,000 and up to 180,000, spearheaded by the youth and a weeklong […]