In the eyes of legal scholar and activist Dr. Benny Tai, why was Hong Kong’s 2014 Umbrella Movement a big success, even though it did not achieve its goals?
How has the pro-democracy movement evolved over the years and become smarter in its approach?
And why does Benny see the situation in Hong Kong as part of a new cold war?
This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.
In this episode, we’ll sit down with pro-democracy activist Benny Tai, an associate law professor at the University of Hong Kong focusing on constitutional law, who was one of the co-founders of the Occupy Central With Love and Peace campaign in 2014.