Showing posts from December, 2019

Video links - December 2019

Comment pieces - December 2019

The Siege of Carrie Lam – Idle Words, 4 Dec 2019
Frank Pieke, Hong Kong: What’s Next?, 6 Dec 2019
Andy Buschmann, Is Violence in Hong Kong’s Protests Turning off Moderates?,, 11 Dec 2019
Mary Hui, Who Will Police the Hong Kong Police?, Quartz, 11 Dec 2019
Iain Marlow, Will 2047 Be the End of Hong Kong as We Know It?, Bloomberg, 30 Dec 2019
Alex Massie, Hong Kong faces a growing crisis in 2020, The Spectator, 31 Dec 2019

Police freeze funds at Spark Alliance

Around HK$70 million frozen. Guardian

Foreign experts resign from IPCC investigation

Court lifts ban on masks again

Court of appeal ruled that the city’s anti-mask law will remain unconstitutional, rejecting
a government request to suspend an earlier order.
The government’s appeal against that suspension will be heard in January 2020.

Another big CHRF march

Organisers say 800,000 people took part; police say turnout peaked at 183,000. SCMP / Guardian

Two weeks of relative peace end; march in Tsim Sha Tsui; crowd smashes shops and restaurants in Whampoa

Tsim Sha Tsui march RTHK
Shops and restaurants smashed in Whampoa RTHK