As chief secretary, Carrie Lam fronted the failed government attempt in 2015 to try and enact electoral reform. Here, she attends a press conference on the government reform package in April 2015, alongisde Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung and Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Raymond Tam Chi-yuen. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong won’t see universal suffrage without compromise. Do the pan-democrats realise this?

Mike Rowse says it is unrealistic to expect Beijing to withdraw its 2014 rules for the city’s electoral framework. Instead, the pan-democrats should push to tweak them

Topic |   Universal suffrage in Hong Kong

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As chief secretary, Carrie Lam fronted the failed government attempt in 2015 to try and enact electoral reform. Here, she attends a press conference on the government reform package in April 2015, alongisde Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung and Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Raymond Tam Chi-yuen. Photo: Sam Tsang
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