Stories about East Asia from August, 2021
"This verdict is a message that makes those who have constructive ideas or criticisms in relation to social issues be fearful and hesitant and will limit their freedom of expression."
Images of peaceful protesters do not fit the narrative that continues to portray the protesters as violent, irrational and emotional.
"We are concerned about the chilling affect her arrest has on the practice of journalism, which has never been more critical."
Wong sought to push the boundaries of art as a means of political dissent on the streets and was a regular attendee at the annual July 1 pro-democracy rallies.