Being young and Catholic at Occupy Central

HONG KONG (UCAN): Young Catholic people in Hong Kong and Taiwan have published a collection of shared experiences from the Occupy Central Movement in Hong Kong and the Sunflower Movement in Taiwan, both of which took place in 2014. 

Although not directly related with each other they served as mutual encouragement in the push to advance democracy.

Published in Chinese, Conviction to Open an Umbrella was launched by the Hong Kong Diocesan Youth Commission on June 3.

The principal coordinator of the publication project, 28-year-old Esther Tam, described it as an effort to share a few reflections on the two movements, which...