Full episode 686: Umbrellas Up Act Five Slow Boat to China Share a clip ByDiane Wu Producer Diane Wu goes to a party. A Chinese flag party. More in Hong KongView all 686: Umbrellas Up Oct. 18, 2019 Act One: The Cursed Generation A bunch of 22-year-olds from Hong Kong explain why they are cursed and what that means for their and Hong Kong’s future. (17 minutes) 686: Umbrellas Up Oct. 18, 2019 Act Two: The Fight Katherine, Ira and Emanuele go to a protest and get tear gassed in front of a Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. (6 minutes) 686: Umbrellas Up Oct. 18, 2019 Act Four: Good Cop, Dad Cop A protestor who thinks the Hong Kong police are terrible has a chat with his dad — a police officer. Alan Yu reports. (12 minutes) More by Diane WuView all 686: Umbrellas Up Oct. 18, 2019 Act Six: Two Weeks Later Katherine catches up with producer Diane Wu and things are different. 674: Get a Spine! May 10, 2019 A Brief Catalogue of Spines Recently Grown We put out a call looking for people having to face something that freaked them out. 663: How I Read It Dec. 7, 2018 Act One: The Veritas Is Out There There’s a lawsuit going on between Harvard and some Asian American students who say the admissions process discriminates against them.