Hong Kong’s first political prisoners? A stormy fortnight for the SAR’s core values

Officials and legal authorities both in Hong Kong and Beijing have taken great exception to the international condemnation of a high court ruling on August 17 that sent three young activists to prison. The three are Joshua Wong Chi-fung, Nathan Law Kwun-chung, and Alex Chow Yong-kang. They were given six-to-eight-month jail terms for leading an […]