Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong

Letters | Do Hong Kong protesters know what those flags they are waving stand for?

  • No matter how high-minded the ideals, protesters have no special dispensation to ignore law and order, and other people’s rights
  • Choosing to play this game means risking arrest. That is how it works the world over, including in the great democracies of Britain and the US

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong protesters wave the British and US national flags at a rally in Central on August 16. Photo: Winson Wong
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