Prisoners in Hong Kong who read no Chinese or English have few books to choose from behind bars

Published: 24/06/2018
Prisoners in Hong Kong who read no Chinese or English have few books to choose from behind bars
Source: WWW.SCMP.COM

When Willis Ho Kit-wang was assigned to work in the library at Lo Wu Correctional Institution during her early days behind bars, she soon discovered something was not right at the prison. The 26-year-old activist was shocked to learn an African-language book had been repeatedly borrowed by the same inmate over the past six years. Ho then realised there were fewer than 10 books in African languages

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