Threatening freedoms provokes revolt
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 12/31/2019 at 9:33am
You don’t know how important your freedoms are until you start to lose them.
That’s what is behind the protests going on in Hong Kong.
In April the government in Mainland China passed an extradition bill that would allow officials to take persons suspected of crimes to court under Chinese government rules.
The former British colony has been operating under “one China, two systems,” allo...