Stories about Hong Kong (China) from January, 2017
"Why you have to be liddat? Give us our Terrex back!"
After a cultural project proceeds without public consultation and the government spends even more money on a television series to promote it, Hong Kongers stage acts of protest through selfies.
"We have to enjoy it rather than sitting down [and being] sad," says Michelle Saluta, a domestic worker, about her day off each week.
The survey also found that despite young people’s frequent online activity, most of them seldom participated in offline political events.
"In a time of chaos, we must distinguish right from wrong; when society is restless, we must stick to reason and fairness."
Twenty-six-year-old journalist Zhao Sile won a Hong Kong Human Rights Press Award for her 2016 story, "The Fate of Chinese Rights NGOs."