Don’t mourn for Hong Kong’s Press Freedom, Defend it

Jimmy Lai led through Apple Daily HQ by police (Source: Apple Daily Livestream)
RTHK producer interviews WHO official (Source: RTHK)
Screen grab from live-stream of Apple Daily being printed

“Everyone — the public, reporters, editors, interviewees — is a part of this struggle for press freedom. It’s alive as long as people are willing to keep it alive.”

* Most journalists’ identities have been disguised in this article.



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Yuen Chan

Yuen Chan


Journalist. Lecturer at the Dept of Journalism at City, University of London, formerly taught at CUHK. Hongkonger. South Londoner.