Path of Democracy candidate for the Kowloon East geographical constituency Jeffrey Chan campaigns in Lam Tin. Photo: Edmond So
Path of Democracy candidate for the Kowloon East geographical constituency Jeffrey Chan campaigns in Lam Tin. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong elections: middle of the road, or middle of nowhere? A look at moderate hopefuls in the Legco poll, and if the centrist flame still burns

  • With the mainstream opposition bloc out of the picture, candidates in niche group say they champion an independent voice, but voter support is far from clear
  • Critics point out shrinking space for middle ground in city politics, especially after 2019 social unrest and imposition of national security law

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
Path of Democracy candidate for the Kowloon East geographical constituency Jeffrey Chan campaigns in Lam Tin. Photo: Edmond So
Path of Democracy candidate for the Kowloon East geographical constituency Jeffrey Chan campaigns in Lam Tin. Photo: Edmond So
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