Tag Archives: Protest

  • Hong Kong Occupy protest leaders turn themselves in to police

    The founders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy Occupy movement surrendered to police Wednesday in a symbolic move, as they try to take the protests off the streets after more than two months. ...

  • More troops deployed to curb Ferguson unrest as protests swell across US

    President Barack Obama appealed for dialogue, and his attorney general promised that a federal probe into the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in August would be rigorous. ...

  • Hong Kong police clear Mong Kok protest site

    Hong Kong police dismantled barricades, pulled down tents and cleared protesters from a demonstration site in the crowded Mong Kok district on Wednesday, Reuters witnesses said. ...

  • No end in sight to Hong Kong protests after talks

    Hong Kong student leaders Wednesday said they may not take part in further talks with the government after accusing city authorities of failing to make any meaningful offers to end weeks of mass rallies. ...

  • Hong Kong govt to open talks with democracy protesters next week

    Hong Kong's embattled government said it will open talks with student demonstrators Tuesday, after three nights of violent clashes between police and protesters. ...

  • Hong Kong police in violent clashes with protesters

    Hong Kong protesters clashed with dozens of police using batons and pepper spray early Wednesday, in some of worst violence since pro-democracy demonstrations. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Hong Kong: China missing an opportunity

    Here is an opportunity for China to open up and bring itself into the 21st century. But the bosses in Beijing are still keeping themselves (and their over one billion people) in the darkness. ...

  • Thousands of Hong Kong protesters return to streets

    Thousands of protesters regrouped in central Hong Kong on Friday to push their call for democracy, a day after the government called off talks with students amid a two-week standoff. ...

  • On the voting crisis between China and Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong protests thin as two sides agree to talk

    Crowds of protesters who filled Hong Kong's streets with demands for more democracy thinned dramatically Tuesday after student leaders and the government agreed to hold talks. ...