By Dikang, Socialist Action
This article first appeared in Chinaworker.info on 28 June 2018
Link to original article: HERE
‘Mongkok riot’ trials reveal a political agenda to deter the younger generation from resisting repression
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Nine pro-democracy activists have been found guilty for ignoring a court injunction during the Occupy Movement three years ago.
Eleven other co-defendants, including then-student leaders Joshua Wong Chi-fung – who was celebrating his 21st birthday today – and Lester Shum, had earlier pleaded guilty to contempt of court for obstructing bailiffs during the court-ordered clearance of the Mong Kok protest site. (Pictured, Joshua Wong being driven to jail on August 17 after sentencing).
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