Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong
Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong

Stop blaming immigrants for Hong Kong's poverty problems

Stephen Vines faults officials for ceding control over immigration policy

Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong
Children born to Mainland-Hong Kong families protest outside Central Government's liaison office in Hong Kong on Sept. 19, 2013, demanding mainland Chinese Government to grant their mothers one way permit for family reunion. Photo: SCMP/Edward Wong
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