Revellers shout “Five demands, not one less” as they celebrate the New Year in Lan Kwai Fong. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hongkongers should not abandon the city – what is the point of the protests if they do?
Things may seem dark but Hong Kong has seen worse. And when the protests end, the city will need its best and brightest to rebuild Hong Kong into a free and peaceful hub of ideas and commerce, and a special gateway between East and West