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Hong Kong government efforts to ‘peel the onion’ end in tears

The month thus far has seen violence on an increasing scale. The police and government supporters called for a face mask ban and the government obliged. Protesters reacted forcefully to the government’s escalation of repression using a colonial-era tool, the Emergency Regulation Ordinance. They trashed government offices, the state-owned MTR, and businesses with a mainland […]