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Hong Kong centrists test the waters as Beijing tries to avoid the appearance of a stage-managed election

The demolition of Hong Kong’s democracy movement during the past year, along with the old way of electing local legislators, is by now a well-known story. Inevitably, the causes of this demolition have become the subject of contending narratives — between the central government in Beijing responsible for the demolition and those on the receiving end. […]