A moderate rational view of Hong Kong and questions about its future
To stay in Hong Kong or go? Beijing’s latest ruling reignites the dilemma
Let me say at the outset, I do not think the democracy and freedom of current-day America is significantly greater than that of Hong Kong, even under new authoritarian regulation. Nor do I think the England of Brexit and Boris Johnson is ideal, but it offers a haven for many HongKongers. Peter Kammerer as a longterm HK resident canvasses the questions but offers no answers.