HONG KONG’S EXILED PROTESTERS – The lingering trauma of Hong Kong’s exiled protesters (Hsiuwen Liu, Al Jazeera)

For months, after fleeing to Taiwan from the front lines of the Hong Kong protests, Ted was haunted by a recurring nightmare. He dreamed that he was trapped inside a glowing ring. Beside him, his fellow protesters were being beaten, tortured and raped by the police, but he was unable to move. Unable to help, he could only watch.