The protests are being held in order to achieve universal suffrage in Hong Kong. Although democracy had been promised for 2017 in 2008, China announced this August that Hong Kong people would only be able to vote from a pool of 2-3 specially selected candidates (all of whom…
Please, spread it around the world now and let more people know about the issue, as this should not have been happened in a city like Hong Kong.
I can’t believe this is the place where I live. I feel so heartbroken for our city. This is not the Hong Kong I always know. We want our voices be heard, but the government won’t listen. The protesters are unarmed, but the police used pepper spray and fired tear gas against them. The protest is supposed to be very peaceful, but the police turns the protest into riot.
Today, September 28, 2014, is the darkest day of Hong Kong.