Hong Kong’s struggle is ours too. It’s a wake-up call to defend all basic human rights, no matter where in the world violations may occur.
The young activists’ aspirations – to assemble peacefully, to speak freely, to not be persecuted – are a universal cause. Why do the Hong Kong activists matter to us? Because their cause is universal. Aerial images of vast crowds flooding the streets of the skyscraper-studded island are