Tag: Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong’s Students Skip School as Protests Spread to the Classroom

HONG KONG — Thousands of university and high school students skipped their first day of classes Monday, as part of a city-wide boycott in support of anti-government protests that have rocked Hong Kong for almost three months. Students from 11 universities rallied at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in Sha Tin, sporting black shirts […]

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YouTube disables 210 channels tied to Hong Kong disinformation campaigns

Google’s YouTube is the latest digital platform to confirm it has been manipulated to spread disinformation about the Hong Kong protests. In a blog post, the video streaming company said it disabled 210 channels after it determined they were engaging in coordinated efforts to spread anti-protest propaganda. Earlier this week, Twitter and Facebook also took […]

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