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Hong Kong on trial as protest movement's elders face jail

Nov 21, 2018 - Australian Financial Review

Chan Kin-man is training for a half-marathon.

It's a way for the Hong Kong activist and sociology professor to distract himself from a possible multi-year jail sentence and give him and his supporters something to look forward to.

More than four years have passed since Chan and his fellow activists, academic Benny Tai and religious leader Reverend Chu Yiu-ming, urged Hongkongers out onto the main roads of the city's business and government districts to call for more democratic electi...