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Opinion | National security law: Hong Kong’s academic freedom is safe, but the fear of losing it is harmful

There is no compelling evidence that the new national security law has in any way impinged on the many freedoms this city’s scholars enjoy. In fact, academia in Hong Kong is far more free than in the United States.

3 Sep 2020 - 5:37PM

There is no compelling evidence that the new national security law has in any way impinged on the many freedoms this city’s scholars enjoy. In fact, academia in Hong Kong is far more free than in the United States.

National security law: Hong Kong’s academic freedom is safe, but the fear of losing it is harmful
Opinion | Amid the coronavirus crisis, China is paying a high price for its authoritarian system

While blame for the epidemic cannot be pinned solely on the Chinese government’s attempts to control and manipulate information, its heavy-handed approach has further eroded public trust. Beijing should beware the high price of an authoritarian regime.

20 Feb 2020 - 5:26PM

While blame for the epidemic cannot be pinned solely on the Chinese government’s attempts to control and manipulate information, its heavy-handed approach has further eroded public trust. Beijing should beware the high price of an authoritarian regime.

Amid the coronavirus crisis, China is paying a high price for its authoritarian system
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