Never say never again: Hong Kong’s electoral ‘reform’ proposals revived for Legco polls

Anyone following Hong Kong’s political reform saga might well have concluded that the 2014/15 controversy about electing the city’s Chief Executive by universal suffrage was over and done with. At the very least, Beijing’s restrictive August 31, 2014 (8.31) ultimatum, mandating mainland-style party-managed elections, must be well and truly dead after the June 17, 2015 […]