In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong
In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong
Alice Wu
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Alice Wu

Hong Kong's political system must be fundamentally reformed to allow parties to lead

Alice Wu says Hong Kong cannot afford a repeat of the 2012 election and must reform the system to give the chief executive the support he needs to lead

In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong
In the run-up to the 2012 chief executive election, "dark horse" Leung consistently performed better than Tang, the "Beijing-ordained" candidate, in opinion polls. Photo: Felix Wong
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Alice Wu

Alice Wu

Alice Wu fell down the rabbit hole of politics aged 12, when she ran her first election campaign. She has been writing about local politics and current affairs for the Post since 2008. Alice's daily needs include her journals, books, a multi-coloured pen and several lattes.