Winners of the Legco race thank supporters on stage. Photo: Sam Tsang
Winners of the Legco race thank supporters on stage. Photo: Sam Tsang

5 takeaways (and 1 surprise) from the Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021: an unheeded call, a clean sweep and rising forces

  • City’s first legislative election under Beijing’s political shake-up yielded record-low turnout but some surprise results
  • Diversity did not gain traction among voters, as individuals with more unique backgrounds and moderates were handed a drubbing

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
Winners of the Legco race thank supporters on stage. Photo: Sam Tsang
Winners of the Legco race thank supporters on stage. Photo: Sam Tsang
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