Hong Kong lawyers must speak up for counterparts detained in the mainland

By Alvin Y.H. Cheung, Progressive Lawyers Group. At first glance, China’s ongoing campaign of arrests, disappearances, and “invitation to tea” involving scores of lawyers active in human rights defence might seem to have little relevance for the average Hong Konger. The rise of localism has made it fashionable to view events in mainland China, like the Tiananmen Square massacre […]