Hong Kong Streets Light Up for Democracy

Image: Hong Kong sees second day of mass protests for Occupy Hong Kong.
Pro-democracy protesters flash their cell phones outside the Hong Kong government headquarters, on the second day of the mass civil disobedience on Sept. 29.ALEX HOFFORD / EPA

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Student and pro-democracy demonstrators hold up their cellphones in a display of solidarity during a protest outside the headquarters of Legislative Council in Hong Kong on Monday. Hong Kong has been plunged into the worst political crisis since its 1997 handover as activists take over the streets following China's refusal to grant citizens full universal suffrage.