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Explainer: Over 50 groups gone in 11 months – how Hong Kong’s pro-democracy forces crumbled

Since Beijing’s national security law for Hong Kong came into force, at least 50 organisations — including unions, churches, media groups, and political parties — have disbanded this year alone. The trend accelerated in the second half of 2021, with bastions of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement crumbling within months. Decades-old and newer activist groups and […]