Nothing to do with politics? Seven flaws in the decision to cancel Hong Kong’s legislative election

By Kenneth Ka Lok Chan and Ip Ka Yan Hong Kong’s government on July 31 invoked the Emergency Regulations Ordinance to postpone the 2020 Legislative Council (LegCo) election for a year. The polling day was effectively changed from this Sunday to September 5, 2021. Chief Executive Carrie Lam has been quoted as saying: “It is […]