BEIJING’S DILEMMA: What To Do About Hong Kong?

  Posted:  May 2, 2017   Beijing has so far not handed down any more ultimatums on Hong Kong’s political way forward. Official lines have been drawn with the August 31, 2014 decision on political reform and the November 7, 2016 interpretation of Hong Kong’s...

BEIJING STRIKES BACK: The Risks Defined

  Posted:  Nov. 14, 2016   Newly-elected legislators at the center of Hong Kong’s latest political storm knew they were playing with fire when they mangled their swearing-in oaths. They were supposed to pledge allegiance to the People’s Republic of China, to...