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In Pictures: Demonstrations and demolition – 10 years since the Queen’s Pier was pulled down

Ten years ago, Hong Kong’s Queen’s Pier was closed to facilitate land reclamation in Central. When the government’s plans to demolish the colonial relic were announced, they sparked a series of protests that some believe marked the birth of the the post-80s and heritage conservation movements, catapulting activists such as Eddie Chu and Ho Loy to […]