Mon, 27 January 2020
The global frontline in the battle for individual freedom against totalitarian state control is Hong Kong. Resistance in behalf of local democracy and autonomy for Hong Kong within the Chinese nation state continues to stalemate the demands of Chinese leader Xi Jinping. Weekend rallies still bring defiance of the Beijing dictates and a million people to the streetrs. Journalist Benjamin David Haas has been covering the ongoing crisis for The nation…he updates the story.