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Nile Bowie takes us on the ground in Hong Kong

October 7, 2019

Hosts Bill Poorman (the American) and Nikolaj Groeneweg (the Dutchman) focus on the situation in Hong Kong with Asia Times journalist Nile Bowie. Hong Kong has been gripped for months by protests and the police response as the city wrestles with how it will be governed now and in the future. Bowie just recently returned from the city, and he shares his insights, reflections, and first-hand reporting. In this week's show:

  • Nile Bowie's Five Points
  • The recent history of Hong Kong as the City of Protest
  • Where this might all be headed
  • In a new segment, finishing on a positive note in these tense times

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