As the news broke around the world that Hong Kong’s Legislative Council would have no opposition for the first time since 1997, governments worldwide have roundly condemned Beijing and the Hong Kong government for...
by John Chan | Nov 11, 2020
The Hong Kong government disqualified four pro-democracy lawmakers on Wednesday, in a unilateral move that triggered the mass resignation of the entire pro-democracy camp in the Legislative Council, locally known as LegCo. The...
by John Chan | Oct 13, 2020
A forthcoming proposal by the Hong Kong government to expand voting for the city’s permanent residents living in mainland China has ignited controversy in the city. The plan, which was originally expected to be unveiled in Chief...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 7, 2016
In a widely anticipated move, the National People’s Congress Standing Committee issued an...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 4, 2016
Update (November 6, 9:00 pm PST): The National People’s Congress has issued an...
by Sophie Beach | Oct 14, 2016
In September, a record turnout in Hong Kong elected a number of young pro-democracy and localist...
by Cindy | Sep 9, 2016
On September 4th, Hong Kong elected a new generation of pro-democratic lawmakers to the...
by Cindy | Sep 6, 2016
On Sunday, voters in Hong Kong turned out in record numbers to elect a new generation of young...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 18, 2014
Following a largely peaceful clearance by bailiffs of a part of the protest site at Admiralty, Hong Kong, a small group of protesters attacked the Legislative Council office building, breaking glass windows. James Pomfret at...
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