Voices from the Movement: Unpacking the Hong Kong Protests

Fri, Nov 22, 2019, 4:30 pm
Location: 
A71 Simpson
Audience: 
Free and Open to the Public
Speaker(s): 
Sponsor(s): 
Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China
Princeton US China Coalition

For the past five months, Hong Kong has been rocked by mass protests, beginning as a pushback against a proposed extradition bill and evolving to encompass demands for universal suffrage and more. Why have the protests gone on for so long? Why is the movement described as "leaderless," and how does a leaderless movement work? What does this mean for China and the US?

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