Banner of 2021 Legislative Council General Election Polling Day, Mongkok. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
Banner of 2021 Legislative Council General Election Polling Day, Mongkok. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

A successful election can only be in the best interest of Hong Kong

  • Sunday’s Legco elections are the first litmus test of public sentiment since Beijing’s drastic revamp for a “patriots-only” race prompted an unprecedented opposition boycott
  • While it remains to be seen whether this will result in a record low turnout, the vote is still bound to further shape Hong Kong’s political landscape and future development

Banner of 2021 Legislative Council General Election Polling Day, Mongkok. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
Banner of 2021 Legislative Council General Election Polling Day, Mongkok. Photo: SCMP / Dickson Lee
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