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The Kids Are Alright: Hong Kong’s latest elections are proof the Umbrella Movement did not fail

When Hong Kong’s university students were planning strike action in September 2014, to protest at Beijing’s hardline rejection of Hong Kong’s electoral reform proposals, the students defended their decision by saying they knew their strike wouldn’t move Beijing. But they wanted to use their protest to “wake up” Hong Kongers. They wanted to focus on […]