Members of the Hong Kong Autonomy Movement carry a colonial flag of Hong Kong amid a protest against chief executive Leung Chun-ying in 2013. Photo: David Wong
Jason Wordie
Opinion

Opinion

Then & Now by Jason Wordie

Imagining a far better Hong Kong, and rueing 20 years of misrule

What if, after 1997, the city had been run by governments that were popular, didn’t bow to elites, had a constructive opposition to work with and engaged sensitively with China? There’d be no nativism or pro-independence poison

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Members of the Hong Kong Autonomy Movement carry a colonial flag of Hong Kong amid a protest against chief executive Leung Chun-ying in 2013. Photo: David Wong
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