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Students on Hong Kong


International students share their take on protests in Hong Kong.

Suzy Xi '15

Shedding light on Umbrella Revolution by

Throngs of people fill Hong Kong’s Central district, packed shoulder to shoulder. The square echoes with a cacophony of voices and slogans. The atmosphere is tense; policemen in neon yellow vests try to contain the crowd as occasional violence erupts. Plumes of pepper spray sometimes fill the air as people hold out umbrellas in defense. Occupy Central, known as the Umbrella Revolution, is currently taking Hong Kong by storm. Initiated by ... (more)



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Suzy Xi '15

Shedding light on Umbrella Revolution

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Throngs of people fill Hong Kong’s Central district, packed shoulder to shoulder. The square echoes with a cacophony of voices and slogans. The atmosphere is tense; policemen in neon yellow vests try to contain the crowd as occasional violence erupts. ...


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