Yellow Umbrellas - updates

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Hong Kong protesters air grievances on New Year's Day

Jan 01, 2016 - 6:34 PM

They demand the resignation of Chief Executive Leung Chun ying saying future generations deserve a better Hong Kong

Tensions flare in Hong Kong, a year since mass rallies

Sep 28, 2015 - 9:31 PM

Frustrated activists now say they must regroup and come up with new strategies conceding that changing the minds of Beijing and the Hong Kong government is currently a hopeless task

Policemen block the way to a road as pro-democracy demonstrators and activists gather outside the government headquarters building to mark one year since the start of mass pro-democracy rallies calling for fully free leadership elections in the semi-autonomous city, in Hong Kong on September 28, 2015. The 2014 Occupy protests began after China's central government claimed it was offering a compromise of sorts by allowing a popular vote for the Hong Kong leader in 2017 but insisted candidates were vetted. AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez

HK's Umbrella Movement gets computer game makeover

Oct 25, 2014 - 11:26 AM

The game puts players on a protester barricade as it is charged by lines of police officers triad thugs angry locals and even the city s leader Leung Chun ying dressed as a wolf

Screengrab from YouTube

'How I Met Your Mother' kids enraged

Jul 23, 2013 - 9:18 PM

How are Ted s kids eight years into the story?

GONE BALLISTIC. Still haven't met mother! Screen grab from