Ben Domenech writes in the Dec. 11 Federalist:
” … the Person of the Year we ought to hail is the protester in Hong Kong.
“In defiance of the most powerful authoritarian regime in the modern world, the protester in Hong Kong has stood against the authority of Red China with courage and dedication.
They have not run from the tear gas or the hoses. They have refused to back down.
“They have not bowed to the brutality of the police, who have murdered, raped, and abused them. They have not run from the tear gas or the hoses. They have refused to back down. And because of that, their message has been heard. …”
Read the entire article here.
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