On Balance by Robert Delaney
When Hong Kong civil servants protest too, can China still blame American ‘black hands’ for the unrest?
- With over 1,400 US companies in Hong Kong, Washington has little to gain from increased political risk in the city – especially when business interests trump all others
Robert Delaney is the Post’s North America bureau chief. He spent 11 years in China as a language student and correspondent for Dow Jones Newswires and Bloomberg, and continued covering the country as a correspondent and an academic after leaving. His debut novel, The Wounded Muse, draws on actual events that played out in Beijing while he lived there.