A poster of Rimsky Yuen highlights the sentiment as marchers protest against political oppression, in Hong Kong on October 1, National Day. Photo: Kyodo

Chris Patten’s doublespeak on judges is a sign of how Hong Kong is destroying itself

Michael Chugani says if Hongkongers themselves call their government authoritarian and judges tainted, the world’s media will feel justified in echoing that sentiment. Attacks like the one by the city’s colonial governor only play into the hands of such critics

Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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A poster of Rimsky Yuen highlights the sentiment as marchers protest against political oppression, in Hong Kong on October 1, National Day. Photo: Kyodo
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