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David v. Goliath: Strategies of the Hong Kong Protest—Benny Tai | American Thought Leaders

In the eyes of legal scholar and activist Dr. Benny Tai, why was Hong Kong’s 2014 Umbrella Movement a big success, even though it did not achieve its goals?

How has the pro-democracy movement evolved over the years and become smarter in its approach?

And why does Benny see the situation in Hong Kong as part of a new cold war?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

In this episode, we’ll sit down with pro-democracy activist Benny Tai, an associate law professor at the University of Hong Kong focusing on constitutional law, who was one of the co-founders of the Occupy Central With Love and Peace campaign in 2014.

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Hong Kong’s Youth Are Fighting For All Of Us—Lawyer Daniel Wong | American Thought Leaders
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Communist China’s Encroachment on Hong Kong Is a Warning to All Free Nations—Alan Leong
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Communist China Threatens Not Just Hong Kong, But All Free Nations—20-Yr-Old Activist Joey Siu

Why does Hong Kong student protester Joey Siu believe the protests are stronger without a leader?

Why does she think Hong Kong police are purposefully trying to make the protestors more violent?

Why is the situation in Hong Kong inseparable from the human rights abuses occurring in mainland China?

And how is the Chinese Communist Party building a surveillance state in Hong Kong?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

In this episode, we’ll sit down with student activist Joey Siu, the acting vice president of the student union at the City University of Hong Kong. She is also a spokesperson for Hong Kong Higher Institutions International Affairs Delegation HKIAD, a joint coalition of student unions from eleven universities.

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Spiritual “Slavery” in China: Will Hong Kong Be Next?—Cardinal Zen | American Thought Leaders
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Hong Kong’s Youth Are Fighting For All Of Us—Lawyer Daniel Wong | American Thought Leaders
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Communist China’s Encroachment on Hong Kong Is a Warning to All Free Nations—Alan Leong
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Hong Kong Protest, US China Trade War & China’s Inevitable “Disintegration”—Dr. Arthur Waldron
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Spiritual “Slavery” in China: Will Hong Kong Be Next?—Cardinal Zen | American Thought Leaders

As part of an older generation, how does 87-year-old Cardinal Joseph Zen view the Hong Kong protests and the leadership of the younger Hong Kong-ers fueling them?

Why does Cardinal Zen describe the situation in Hong Kong as a “war”?

And how, in Cardinal Zen’s view, has the Vatican made very poor choices vis-a-vis communist China?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

Today we sit down with Joseph Zen, a Cardinal of the Catholic Church, who served as the sixth Bishop of Hong Kong. A strong voice for human rights and political and religious freedom, he’s been denoted as the most outspoken critic of China’s persecution of Catholics, and communist China’s relationship with the Vatican.

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Hong Kong’s Youth Are Fighting For All Of Us—Lawyer Daniel Wong | American Thought Leaders
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Hong Kong Protest, US China Trade War & China’s Inevitable “Disintegration”—Dr. Arthur Waldron
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Communist China’s Encroachment on Hong Kong Is a Warning to All Free Nations—Alan Leong
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China’s Communist Regime is “The Largest Threat to the United States”—Pastor Bob Fu [WCS Special]
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Steve Bannon: New Film On Huawei—“Claws of the Red Dragon”, Hong Kong Protest & US China Trade War
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Hong Kong’s Youth Are Fighting For All Of Us—Lawyer Daniel Wong | American Thought Leaders

Just what exactly is the fate of the approximately five thousand Hong Kong protesters who have been arrested?

As a pro-bono lawyer for those Hong Kong protestors, what has Daniel Wong’s experience been like defending them?

And, how, in his view, have the police and Hong Kong authorities obstructed rule of law?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

Today we sit down with Daniel Wong, a frontline lawyer in the Hong Kong protests, and one of the many Pan-Democratic winners in the recent district council elections. He was one of 5 legislators allowed into Hong Kong Polytechnic University, or PolyU, during its 10 day police siege. A prominent advocate for Hong Kong democracy, he’s witnessed up close the changes taking place during these months-long protests.

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Communist China’s Encroachment on Hong Kong Is a Warning to All Free Nations—Alan Leong

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Hong Kong Protest, US China Trade War & China’s Inevitable “Disintegration”—Dr. Arthur Waldron
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Kyle Bass: Hong Kong Protests are Chinese Regime’s “Worst Nightmare” in US China Trade War
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How to Win the US China Trade War & Communist China’s Broader Stealth War On America-Robert Spalding
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Steve Bannon: New Film On Huawei—“Claws of the Red Dragon”, Hong Kong Protest & US China Trade War
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On Marxism in America, the Communist China Threat, Unconventional Warfare & Hong Kong—Joshua Philipp
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Communist China’s Encroachment on Hong Kong Is a Warning to All Free Nations—Alan Leong

In the eyes of former Hong Kong lawmaker Alan Leong, what is the real significance of the recent district elections in Hong Kong, in which the pro-democracy camp won an unprecedented victory?

Why is it in the self-interest of the US and liberal democracies worldwide to support the Hong Kong protesters?

And how might the situation in Hong Kong foreshadow the future of the rest of the world if communist China isn’t held in check?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

Today we sit down with Alan Leong, a preeminent figure for Hong Kong democracy. He ran for the position of Hong Kong’s Chief Executive in 2007, and served on the Legislative Council for 12 years. In 2014, he helped lead the Umbrella Movement and currently serves as Chairman of the pro-democracy Civic Party.

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Newt Gingrich: US Needs a “Grand Strategy for China” that Fosters Freedom | American Thought Leaders
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Kyle Bass: Hong Kong Protests are Chinese Regime’s “Worst Nightmare” in US China Trade War
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How to Win the US China Trade War & Communist China’s Broader Stealth War On America-Robert Spalding
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In Their Own Words: Creating An Official Record of the Trump Presidency—Doug Wead

Why is a presidential historian receiving death threats for writing an officially sanctioned book about an American presidency?

In the eyes of Doug Wead, who was given unprecedented access to people associated with the Trump presidency, what are its distinguishing features?

And what do President Trump and his children have to say for the record, in their own words?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

Today we sit down with Doug Wead, a bestselling author who has interviewed six presidents, first ladies, and their families. Earlier, he served as a special assistant to President George H. W. Bush.

His newest book is titled “Inside Trump’s White House: The Real Story of His Presidency.”

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America’s Culture War and How Trump Exposed It—Star Parker | American Thought Leaders
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The Plot Against Trump, From Spygate to the Impeachment Inquiry—Lee Smith | American Thought Leaders
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Devin Nunes: Spygate is Greatest Political Scandal in Modern US History—& He’s Still Investigating
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On Spygate Indictments, Trump’s Temperament & Trump Derangement Syndrome—NYC Lawyer Stephen Meister
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Hong Kong Protest, US China Trade War & China’s Inevitable “Disintegration”—Dr. Arthur Waldron

Why is Hong Kong’s special status most likely permanently over, in the eyes of preeminent China scholar Arthur Waldron?

What key mistakes have US leaders, such as Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger, made in regards to China over the past five decades?

Why does Waldron believe the Chinese communist regime is entering a phase of disintegration? And how does the situation parallel that of the Soviet Union?

This is American Thought Leaders 🇺🇸, and I’m Jan Jekielek.

Today we sit down with historian and University of Pennsylvania professor Arthur Waldron. He was a founding member of the Congressional US-China Economic and Security Review Commission, and is a board member of the Jamestown Foundation.

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How to Win the US China Trade War & Communist China’s Broader Stealth War On America-Robert Spalding
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