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’S NEW IDEA: A LOYAL OPPOSITION

  Posted:  Sept. 14, 2015   All things considered, Beijing has taken the rejection of its August 31, 2014 political reform directive rather well. Polemical temper tantrums have singled out individual targets like the Occupy Central leaders, student...