Democracy | The NBA faced a backlash after apologizing for a team general manager’s tweet supporting pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong
by June Cheng
Posted 10/08/19, 06:44 pm
As the Hong Kong protests enter their fifth month, the clash between the democratic ideals of demonstrators and the authoritarianism of Beijing is now being felt in corporate America. This week, the National Basketball Association faces the choice all companies working in China must face: Free speech or access to the massive Chinese market?