End of two-night student movement as Benny Tai declares start of Occupy Central

September 28, 2014

The long-awaited civil disobedience protest kicked off at 1.45am with a dramatic announcement from the movement’s co-founder Benny Tai Yiu-ting to protesters outside government headquarters. The government’s failure to respond led Occupy Central organisers to start the campaign early, the group said in a statement.  Read the full article here.