A protester carries a poster depicting legislator-elect Yau Wai-ching as a traitor during a demonstration outside the Legislative Council. Many Hongkongers, especially those who suffered in the Sino-Japanese war, were offended by her use of the derogatory term “Cheena” as she took her oath. Photo: Reuters

All sides must compromise in lawmakers’ oath-taking fiasco if Hong Kong is ever to move on

Albert Cheng says officials need to drop their inflammatory bid for a judicial review, and the Legco newcomers must apologise for their offensive behaviour

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A protester carries a poster depicting legislator-elect Yau Wai-ching as a traitor during a demonstration outside the Legislative Council. Many Hongkongers, especially those who suffered in the Sino-Japanese war, were offended by her use of the derogatory term “Cheena” as she took her oath. Photo: Reuters
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