Occupy Central

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters hold up yellow umbrellas to show their supoort, but the number was a lot lower than organisers expected.
Thousands of pro-democracy protesters took to the streets on Sunday for the first time since the mass protests of Occupy Central shut down parts of the city for more than two months last year.
The opening scene of the new computer game features one of the movement's most dramatic and memorable moments.
As riot police advance towards Admiralty and Do You Hear the People Sing plays in the background, you could be forgiven for thinking Occupy Central has restarted.
Leungs says the rule of law is the cornerstone of our prosperity and stability.
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying had to wait a few minutes to deliver his third policy address this morning in the Legislative Council chamber because of a protest by pan-democratic lawmakers.
Student leader Joshua Wong takes part in a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui, on New Year's eve.
While economists and industry leaders are counting the economic costs of Occupy Central, perhaps a bigger casualty than the economy of the street blockades is the further erosion of trust in Beijing among Hong Kong people, particularly the young.
Security has been brought to ensure Jimmy Lai's safety.
Masked attackers hurled petrol bombs at the home and media HQ of Next Media founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying in coordinated attacks in the early hours of Monday morning.
Carrie Lam promised a report on Occupy and we have it now.
The report initially promised by Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor at a meeting with leaders from the Federation of Students in October, is now available online.
Where do you get your news? In the age of technology, I'm sure most young people get it through the internet, maybe even through social networking sites.
Occupy co-founder Benny Tai and student leader Lester Shum rejected the findings of a government report on public sentiment during pro-democracy protests.
Occupy Central leaders anticipate another round of mass pro-democracy protests to be triggered when Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor launches the latest consultation on political reform today, saying they expected it to produce a conservative final proposal.
Oscar Lai and Joshua Wong want to open a dialogue on reform with politicians.
Student group Scholarism on Sunday invited four of the city's political figures for an "open dialogue" on political reform.
Protesters gather in Admiralty during a heavy rain storm on September 30.
With the Occupy protests now over, it is worth looking back at what they achieved. Occupy has been a mix of patience, peace, enthusiasm, tear gas, anger, batons and even bloodshed. I felt relieved when it finally ended with peace and restraint.