“Hong Kong’s New Normal” (Dissent, August 23, 2017)

The newspaper headlines that have bracketed my summer trip to Hong Kong have been dark. In mid-July the city, once a British colony and now a Chinese Special Administrative Region, was mourning Liu Xiaobo, a political prisoner and Nobel Laureate who died of cancer under custody.

Read more at: https://www.dissentmagazine.org/blog/hong-kong-new-normal-joshua-wong-student-leaders-prison.