The pop star who became an democracy icon
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100 Women 2016: Hong Kong's celebrity democracy rebel

Denise Ho was once one of the biggest names in Asian music. When her native Hong Kong was gripped by pro-democracy protests, she took to the streets, becoming an icon of resistance to Beijing.

Filmed and edited by Andrew Lang, produced by Jonathan Wells, Zhijie Shao and Joe Inwood

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  • 25 Nov 2016
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