Occupy Central Part II: Politics and Possibilities

Trey | 14 June 2014 | Comparativist

In this Part 1 I covered the democratic issues at stake with the Chief Executive recruitment process and what it means for democracy in China and Hong Kong. This section will look at the Occupy Movement itself a little more closely. There are three primary contexts I will highlight here: energies for the movement, direction action versus protest, and what the protests might realistically yield.

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