Illustration: Craig StephensIllustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Audrey Jiajia Li
Opinion

Opinion

Audrey Jiajia Li

Hong Kong’s hatred of mainlanders feeds the xenophobic undercurrents of its protests

  • Resentment of Beijing has spilled over towards mainlanders, Mandarin speakers and mainland-linked businesses. Shops are trashed, people are attacked and xenophobic slurs are becoming common. Hong Kong is succumbing to a wave of hate crime

Illustration: Craig StephensIllustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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