Trump, Brexit, climate change: John Lanchester’s The Wall takes on every important issue facing the world right now

//Trump, Brexit, climate change: John Lanchester’s The Wall takes on every important issue facing the world right now

Trump, Brexit, climate change: John Lanchester’s The Wall takes on every important issue facing the world right now

“It’s not like it was talked about a lot, but it was there – that Hong Kong was built by refugees. It was built by people who fled China. People were trying to get into Hong Kong constantly and would die swimming across the bay. They would come over the border into the New Territories and would get caught and sent back, or got to Boundary Street and were allowed to stay. The way I processed that as a child was, well, if people are trying to get to where you are, then you are in the safe place…

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