“The movement that began last June, while no longer regularly making the front pages, is still very much underway and Hong Kong remains on the brink,” wrote Jeffrey Wasserstrom, a historian of modern China at the University of California, Irvine. The government’s handling of the virus outbreak may add to protesters’ long list of grievances, he said.
The new mask: Wave of global revolt replaced by virus fear
AP, Mar. 12, 2020
March 12, 2020