Renewed Protests in Hong Kong ; How the Virus Derailed the Regime, Interview With Chris Chappell
The Hong Kong protests are starting again, although social distancing laws are still in place. Authorities recently arrested close to 200 protesters, including a local official, who are continuing their protests against the encroachment of mainland China’s laws and influence.
And we speak with Chris Chappell, host of China Uncensored, about how the new coronavirus has impacted China’s global ambitions. We discuss the One Belt-One Road initiative, Chris’s experiences in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and various ways the regime is losing its holds on power while still posing a threat through institutional control.
These stories and more in this episode of Crossroads.