Wong Chin-Huat

Wong Chin-Huat

Wong Chin-Huat is a political scientist at the Penang Institute in Malaysia.

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Opinion | To win over Hong Kong and Taiwan, Xi’s China must break a 2,000-year tradition

Far from enabling China’s peaceful reunification, ‘one country, two systems’ is undermining it. There is one fundamental reason for this: in more than 2,000 years, the Chinese state hasn’t been able to manage intergovernmental conflict.

24 Dec 2019 - 5:53AM

Far from enabling China’s peaceful reunification, ‘one country, two systems’ is undermining it. There is one fundamental reason for this: in more than 2,000 years, the Chinese state hasn’t been able to manage intergovernmental conflict.

To win over Hong Kong and Taiwan, Xi’s China must break a 2,000-year tradition
Malaysia’s Mahathir must embrace political reform to empower minority voices

Malaysia’s ‘first-past-the-post’ system keeps minority voices from being heard, and the new government should embrace a proportional system that discourages extremism.

24 May 2018 - 7:08PM

Malaysia’s ‘first-past-the-post’ system keeps minority voices from being heard, and the new government should embrace a proportional system that discourages extremism.

Malaysia’s Mahathir must embrace political reform to empower minority voices