Monument to Tiananmen Square tragedy vandalized at Hong Kong University

The presence of the Statue of Shame has long been considered a defining factor in art censorship in Hong Kong. Unfortunately, on December 23, 2021, the monument was demolished. For some students, the demolition of the statue is another sign of Beijing’s growing grip.

A student on campus said, “When we break this pillar, we will see that our freedom is being taken away day by day, little by little.