A: It’s a prop for SoCO‘s demonstration to mark World Habitat Day.
The bed’s actually an example of a cage home – a tiny space that people rent for about HK$900 a month. Landlords typically cram up to 20 of these homes into an 800 sqft apartment and sublet them to those who cannot afford anything better. We once met a guy who lived in a cage home for more than 30 years.
Chor Pat does his bit.
Wai Tung in action.
Some of Shamshuipo’s littlest residents. They start ’em young here! We love how Hong Kongers are so politically aware and how protests – like this one – are seen as par for the course in a democratic society.