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Protesters want a rethink of Basic Law bargain between Communist Party and big business

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's comments in the international media implying that government in Hong Kong must be protected from populism is a timely reminder of the bargain the Chinese Communist Party struck with big business in the 1980s.

29 Oct 2014 - 9:11AM

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's comments in the international media implying that government in Hong Kong must be protected from populism is a timely reminder of the bargain the Chinese Communist Party struck with big business in the 1980s.

Protesters want a rethink of Basic Law bargain between Communist Party and big business
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