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I think Hong Kong’s protesters need a wee hearts and minds campaign. But seriously, how can anyone not love them? Look at this AMAZING supply chain they set up on Monday night 🙌
These lines involved hundreds of people, running for hundreds of metres, using only shouts and hand signals to convey supplies. How can you not adore them!
Supplies were being sent in for HOURS
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I grew up in South London in the Thatcher years. There was a lot of hostility towards the police. When I moved to #HongKong in the early 90s, I was struck by the genial relations between people and the police. They were generally liked and respected 1/
#HongKong people were proud that their police force was not like the Public Security Bureau of China. There were always bad eggs but generally, the force was considered clean and professional. People trusted them 2/
I covered and attended many protests over the years. In the past they were almost always peaceful and there was little aggro from the police. This began to change in the CYLeung years as Beijing tightened the screws and society became more polarised 3/
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