Five Hong Kong speech therapists jailed for conspiracy to “brainwash” children with cartoons

Five Hong Kong speech therapists were sentenced on Saturday to 19 months in jail for conspiracy to publish seditious children’s books, featuring cartoons of sheep and wolves that prosecutors had deemed antigovernmental. The five were convicted on Wednesday under a colonial-era sedition law in a case denounced by rights campaigners as a “brazen act of repression”, which the Hong Kong government has rejected. The defendants, … Continue reading Five Hong Kong speech therapists jailed for conspiracy to “brainwash” children with cartoons