A Donald Trump impersonator among the hundreds gathered at Chater Garden on December 1 to celebrate the enactment of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act. Photo: Winson Wong
Brian P. Klein
Opinion

Opinion

Brian P. Klein

Truth is, the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act changes nothing for protesters and their hopes

  • US sanctions have a poor record of spurring democratic change and the threat of removing Hong Kong’s special status is unlikely to be carried out until the city is beyond rescue anyway. The act changes nothing, certainly not Hong Kong’s political tide
A Donald Trump impersonator among the hundreds gathered at Chater Garden on December 1 to celebrate the enactment of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act. Photo: Winson Wong
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