Hong Kong extradition protesters made five demands of Carrie Lam. Believe it or not, they have been heard
- The government has responded to most demands, and even taken a step back on some. Protesters should see that the government is trying to meet them halfway, and give reconciliation a chance
Ronny Tong, SC, was chairman of the Hong Kong Bar Association from 1999 to 2001, and was first elected a member of the Legislative Council in 2004. He was re-elected to serve a third term in 2012, but resigned in September 2015. He is currently a member of the Executive Council and convenor of the Path of Democracy think tank. His three major areas of concern are constitutional development, fair competition and the alleviation of poverty.