Is China threatening Hong Kong’s freedoms?

Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. Benny Tai, a democracy activist and expert in constitutional law, became the object of a serious denunciation campaign by Chinese and Hong Kong officials after he gave a lecture in which he spoke about independence for Hong Kong.

Cheung’s arguments will likely only increase controversy in Hong Kong about Beijing’s growing control over the former British colony, 21 years after it was returned to China.

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