#85 Protest and Dissent in Hong Kong Asia Rising

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From the turbulent 1960s until today, Hong Kong has been a city shaped by civil disobedience. The latest wave of protests in Hong Kong’s long history of public dissent culminated in the Occupy Central movement of 2014. What emerges from these grassroots movements is a unique Hong Kong identity, one shaped neither by Britain nor China.


Guest: Antony Dapiran (author of City of Protest: A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong)


Follow Antony Daparin on Twitter: @antd

Follow La Trobe Asia on Twitter: @LaTrobeAsia

From the turbulent 1960s until today, Hong Kong has been a city shaped by civil disobedience. The latest wave of protests in Hong Kong’s long history of public dissent culminated in the Occupy Central movement of 2014. What emerges from these grassroots movements is a unique Hong Kong identity, one shaped neither by Britain nor China.


Guest: Antony Dapiran (author of City of Protest: A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong)


Follow Antony Daparin on Twitter: @antd

Follow La Trobe Asia on Twitter: @LaTrobeAsia

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