Frontline protesters in Hong Kong; photo: Lam Yik Fei

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2019–2020

As of July 7, 2020, 15,246,481 protesters have taken part in 1,096 protests

This is a follow-up to an article that tracked protests and protest-related arrests in the Hong Kong freedom struggle up through November 20, 2019. That article has been split in two, with this one following protests and another following arrests. The information here will be updated regularly.

This interactive map of the protests is color-coded: black- over 1 million protesters; orange- 500,000 to 999,999; yellow- 100,000 to 499,999; fuchsia- 10,000 to 99,999; purple- 1,000 to 9,999; green- 100 to 999; brown- under 100. The map can also be viewed here.

Author of ‘Umbrella: A Political Tale from Hong Kong’ and ‘As long as there is resistance, there is hope: Essays on the Hong Kong freedom struggle…’

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