Jimmy Lai’s Imprisonment Is Blueprint For How Authoritarians Use ‘National Security’ To Crush Political Dissent – OpEd

Jimmy Lai’s Imprisonment Is Blueprint For How Authoritarians Use ‘National Security’ To Crush Political Dissent – OpEd

Eurasia Review

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By Jon Miltimore

When Jimmy Lai was a child working the streets of Canton (Guangzhou), China, in the 1950s, he received a bar of chocolate as a tip for carrying a man’s bags at a train station.

Poor and hungry, he immediately bit into the treat. He had never tasted anything like it, and he asked the traveler where he was...

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