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"In a time of chaos, we must distinguish right from wrong; when society is restless, we must stick to reason and fairness."
While we marched across Hong Kong Island, organizers shouted, “download Telegram, it's more secure than WhatsApp!” But Telegram is not more secure than Whatsapp -- in many circumstances, it's worse.
Outside the umbrella of the media institution, independent journalists face many risks, but their work is becoming increasingly influential in China's media ecology.
Hong Kong pro-democracy advocates fear that police have been monitoring instant messages and chat apps with no government oversight.
Commissioner Chiang argues that concerns about the policy infringing on freedom of expression are "overblown".
With tensions still sky-high in Hong Kong, the newly-formed Stand News may seek to chart new political and journalistic territory.
Hung Lai Fong published an article under her real name about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, and when it became widely read, she began to fear retaliation from China.
Since the beginning of the Umbrella Revolution, more than a dozen netizens in Hong Kong have been arrested and charged with "access to computer with criminal or dishonest intent."
Nearly all major pro-democracy organizing platforms and media sites have been knocked offline over the past ten days. And mainstream media hasn't said a word about it.
Activists and security experts are working together to determine which tech tools can help protesters -- and which ones can leave them in danger.