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Disqualifying Eddie Chu from a minor office has major implications

Long ago, in the 1980s and 1990s when Hong Kong was preparing for the 1997 transfer from British back to Chinese rule, there was a basic question in many minds: could Hong Kong be transformed into a democratically-governed city within the larger Chinese state? It was a two-part question: could a democratically-governed city take root […]