Meet Hong Kong's Teenage Protesters | The Dispatch

  • Published: 22 August 2019
  • Antigovernment protests have raged all summer, aided by student activists. How will they be heard after they go back to school? Here’s what they told us.

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Comments • 4 901

  • Framed Beauty
    Framed Beauty  20 hours back

    Protesters at the medic center: "we need to keep it a secret" the lady: "there gathering at a H O T E L"

    • Magdalena Rincon
      Magdalena Rincon  2 days back


      • Will OwO
        Will OwO  5 days back

        they shouldnt be allowed to arrest medics

        • BattleSeven Games
          BattleSeven Games  6 days back

          You are a terrible news site and are endangering these people’s lives by exposing them here, censor the faces and names and voices and especially the hotel room! 😡

          • Abriel Gaming
            Abriel Gaming  1 weeks back


            • MattSlapps
              MattSlapps  1 weeks back

              Your asking to be killed doing this.

              • _Jojo Mar_
                _Jojo Mar_  2 weeks back

                Pleas censor the faces and voice of those who you interview, they're risking their lives.

                • NB NB
                  NB NB  2 weeks back

                  This is 21 st century worlds movement is beyond our thought

                  • Gmeme
                    Gmeme  2 weeks back

                    No it’s not, hopefully it’s a spark that would happen to all the countries without much freedom. One day the world be free but it is not today

                • あすな..
                  あすな..  2 weeks back

                  Bruh, those guys just admit playing gta irl, when people are drafted into Iran, and travel they're in a carrier, the conversation would be something like this:
                  Yo guys! What are u all?
                  Oh sweet, I'm trevor

                  • Blue Lotus
                    Blue Lotus  2 weeks back

                    Hahaha Hong Kong clowns.
                    Let’s be honest, these are just kids looking for thrills. They even admit they are having fun playing irl GTA.

                    • Malik DJ
                      Malik DJ  2 weeks back


                      • Malik DJ
                        Malik DJ  2 weeks back

                        I LOVE THE GTA JOKE

                        • jigyasa jigyasa
                          jigyasa jigyasa  2 weeks back

                          These guys have courage. More power to you.

                          • Venni Hakala
                            Venni Hakala  3 weeks back

                            Gta in real life in Hongkong now.

                            • Trⱥınee _ _ _ _
                              Trⱥınee _ _ _ _  3 weeks back

                              I don’t like these people and they will lose because the police has militaries on their side.

                              • jujuqi87
                                jujuqi87  3 weeks back


                                • Scorpian 123457
                                  Scorpian 123457  3 weeks back

                                  i love how people in the US are taking democracy for granted when people in hong kong are doing this for democracy

                                  • 3L3
                                    3L3  3 weeks back

                                    At least here they don't play real life GTA like in America

                                    • KKK Javier
                                      KKK Javier  3 weeks back

                                      Should have waited to get better supplies it's better to be prepared and safer than not and die in vain.

                                      • Elaine He
                                        Elaine He  3 weeks back

                                        Then gonna be arrested by the police in China because they gonna be identified in the video by the government.Then they are gonna be tortured. Oof

                                      • haha teemo
                                        haha teemo  3 weeks back

                                        Imagine if they dress as anime characters

                                        Weebs:lets do this

                                        • Cristina Torrent
                                          Cristina Torrent  4 weeks back

                                          Love from Catalonia

                                          • Sana Fatima
                                            Sana Fatima  4 weeks back

                                            Teen: do you know what GTA is?
                                            Journalist: no
                                            Teen: grand theft auto game
                                            We play it in real now but with only one life !!!
                                            Sad sad reality
                                            If china is doing this in HK in front of everyone
                                            Then imagine what horrors are happening to uighurs !!!

                                            • Sana Fatima
                                              Sana Fatima  4 weeks back

                                              Dont expose his identity !!!
                                              I hope he is safe after this video released

                                              • Izuku Midoriya
                                                Izuku Midoriya  4 weeks back

                                                This is so real. AND SO BADASS!

                                                • Joel Lim
                                                  Joel Lim  4 weeks back

                                                  Do yu know da g.T.a

                                                  • A A
                                                    A A  4 weeks back

                                                    🙏🙏🙏 God please help them 😢😢😢

                                                    • John Marinero
                                                      John Marinero  4 weeks back

                                                      I mean geez I don’t have a stance on the protests but this guy was comparing it to GTA? Wth what challenge is he looking forward to? Seeing someone’s dislocated arms and broken ribs from a water cannon? An eye imploded on itself from a rubber bullet? I don’t care that anyone play a certain game nor do I think it incites violence within them, but in this case it gives this guy an unrealistic expectation. Like he could die. I know they said they only have one life but still.

                                                      • 黑騎士say
                                                        黑騎士say  4 weeks back

                                                        Fighting is not a game. You do n’t have the ability to face the millions of Chinese troops.

                                                        • La Positiva GanG
                                                          La Positiva GanG  4 weeks back

                                                          SUPPORT FROM ALBANIA !! KEEP GOING !! YOU ARE THE BEST FUTURE !!

                                                          • iii KKK
                                                            iii KKK  4 weeks back


                                                            • Roosevelt Franklin
                                                              Roosevelt Franklin  4 weeks back

                                                              Keep fighting! 屌 納粹中國!

                                                              • Mrfish 6000
                                                                Mrfish 6000  4 weeks back

                                                                These police don’t know that they are putting affects on there kids in the future

                                                                • Gaming with jay
                                                                  Gaming with jay  4 weeks back

                                                                  Gta5 cool

                                                                  • davn christ
                                                                    davn christ  4 weeks back

                                                                    want to become hero keep dreaming

                                                                    • The_Human_Planets !
                                                                      The_Human_Planets !  4 weeks back

                                                                      it's a shame how so many young people dies such things and bring sadness to most of parents, I also do not understand why they hurt people and why most American news won't ask China's perspective or even the victims perspective

                                                                      • Ground Zero
                                                                        Ground Zero  4 weeks back

                                                                        I have no respect for you, agressive rioters/ traitors / !! I really
                                                                        feel disgusted when I hear all these nonsense !! You guys should respect
                                                                        your motherland China, Hong Kong belongs to china.Period !! Will see
                                                                        how well you do without the help of China !!

                                                                        • Ground Zero
                                                                          Ground Zero  4 weeks back

                                                                          I have no respect for you, agressive rioters/ traitors / !! I really
                                                                          feel disgusted when I hear all these nonsense !! You guys should respect
                                                                          your motherland China, Hong Kong belongs to china.Period !! Will see
                                                                          how well you do without the help of China !!

                                                                          • equalism 42
                                                                            equalism 42  1 months back

                                                                            Wouldn't it be a good idea if everyone that wanted to stand up for equality, freedom and fair and just government took to splashing themselves with die as a show of solidarity. Maybe the protestors could even take to spraying some of their opponents with die.

                                                                            • Anime freak
                                                                              Anime freak  1 months back

                                                                              Protesters look like police more than police themself

                                                                              • matt lydin
                                                                                matt lydin  1 months back

                                                                                kent, man i feel so bad for him, all of them. they are kids, why are they having to do this for summer break, they should be playing video games and hanging out with friends

                                                                                • Z E N O
                                                                                  Z E N O  1 months back

                                                                                  3:11 talking about gta😂

                                                                                  • John
                                                                                    John  1 months back

                                                                                    1:44 just a normal lambo in the back

                                                                                    • Oscar Li
                                                                                      Oscar Li  1 months back

                                                                                      Why not try to work hard instead of complaning

                                                                                      • Izuku Midoriya
                                                                                        Izuku Midoriya  1 months back


                                                                                        • KN1L
                                                                                          KN1L  1 months back

                                                                                          Mask sellers

                                                                                          • Christina Chiu
                                                                                            Christina Chiu  1 months back

                                                                                            Hong Kong protesters won the times person of the year reading poll. The votes where from 350,000+ people and where the results...

                                                                                            Hong Kong Protesters 96%
                                                                                            Greta 2%
                                                                                            Trump 1%
                                                                                            Pelosi 1%

                                                                                            • Rxsh_Gamer 961
                                                                                              Rxsh_Gamer 961  1 months back

                                                                                              Gta in real life ?
                                                                                              I dont see any flying motor bikes that shot rockets