全港6.12爆罷工罷市潮 Looming Hong Kong-wide Strike on 6.12
網民號召抗議升級，發動 6.12「罷市、罷工、罷課」。… Continue reading
The ‘Million Men March’ of 9 June did not sway the Hong Kong government. Carrie Lam issued a statement saying that the amendment of the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance will be sent directly to Legislative Council for second reading of the on Wednesday (12th).
Some netizens called for the escalation of the protests and launch a city-wide “strike, shop closure and class boycott”. Individuals could have a picnic at the Tamar Park near the Legislative Council Building to protest. The civil society will put collective pressure on the government and the members of the pro-establishment legislators.
Within a day, hundreds of small and medium-sized enterprises, shops, and organisations spontaneously responded to the 6.12 strike from all walks of life. The Parents’ Union also appeals to parents to let their children to join the class boycott.