FLICKERING RAYS OF HOPE

Can this end well?  It might, depending on what “this” and “well” mean.  The question also has two dimensions: one local, the other national.     DEFINITIONS       If “this” refers only to Hong Kong’s upsurge of public anger over the local government’s attempt...

VOW TO VETO

  Posted:  March 13, 2015   Decision time is approaching.  Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (Legco) must soon vote up or down on Beijing’s controversial August 31 electoral reform ultimatum before the summer recess.  Dubbed 831 for handy protest purposes,...