Peter Kammerer
Peter Kammerer
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

Shades Off by Peter Kammerer

Hong Kong’s protesters have shown courage, creativity and thoughtfulness. Will the city still have a place for them when this is over?

  • It’s one thing to disagree with the protesters, but simply listening to them shows they are not mere thugs and rioters
  • Moreover, they may have done Hong Kong a service by exposing the ineptitude of our government and police

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An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

‘Guerilla first aid’: who are the Hong Kong volunteers braving protest chaos to treat the injured?

  • Groups and individuals providing scattered help differ from Occupy movement of 2014, when fixed stations and registrations were available
  • Challenges faced during treatment include seriously injured people refusing to go to hospital for fear of arrest
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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