NATIONAL SECURITY CLAMPDOWN

(Note: This is an updated version of an article originally published in Hong Kong Free Press, on Aug. 30, 2020, under the title; “Two Months on from Hong Kong’s National Security Clampdown – the Developments So Far.”) A year ago, at this time, everyone was...

BEIJING’S RESPONSE TO AN INSURGENT ELECTION

Originally posted, Dec. 15, 2019, Hong Kong Free Press   No one anticipated the massive turnout on Election Day, November 24.    The 18 District Councils with their neighbourhood-level constituencies have rarely attracted much interest or attention.    For most...

NOTES FROM THE NOVEMEBER 2019 CAMPAIGN TRAIL

Note:  This post was originally prepared for Nov. 21, 2019 posting.  Due to CUHK campus protest shutdown and link disruption, not possible to post then at this site.  See WordPress for the original Nov. 21 posting, and HKFP repost, Nov. 23.*      Keep calm and...