Hong Kong

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Police raid an Occupy Central protest site. (Photo: ansel.ma/flickr/cc)
Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong slammed the government for a "lack of sincerity" on Friday after police dismantled one of the region’s main protest sites, tearing down barricades in an early-morning raid. Activists said the move would only create obstacles in upcoming talks with government officials, coming as it did less than a day after...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Protesters outside police headquarter in central Hong Kong on Wednesday as they railed against video footage of a prominent pro-democracy activist who was beaten on Tuesday.  Local reports indicate the people were able effectively "lockdown" the building. (Photo: via Twitter / @HongKongHermit)
After an hour-long stand-off in front of police headquarters in Hong Kong,...
Common Dreams staff
Developing... Hong Kong's Occupy Central protesters remained defiantly...

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