Wide-reaching offences and life in prison: Hong Kong’s National Security Law explained

Wide-reaching offences and life in prison: Hong Kong’s National Security Law explained

The controversial national security law in Hong Kong bears examination, beginning with the law’s offences and punishments. Part two of this three-part series to come…

Democratic Party fights for Hong Kong protesters to get status to flee to Britain

Democratic Party fights for Hong Kong protesters to get status to flee to Britain

The Democratic Party calls on Britain to fast track Hong Kong BN(O) holders’ citizenships and create sanctuary conditions for Hong Kong protesters who currently lack…

Skepticism over Hong Kong’s National Security law: Can China prove the world wrong?

Skepticism over Hong Kong’s National Security law: Can China prove the world wrong?

If Beijing wants to prove that its new security law won’t impede on Hong Kong’s freedoms, its best chance to do so would be through…

Understanding the National Security Law: A Brief History

Understanding the National Security Law: A Brief History

To grasp the significance of the forthcoming national security legislation, one must understand its evolution throughout the last few decades of Hong Kong’s history. Photo:…

China to suppress dissent in Hong Kong via national security legislation

China to suppress dissent in Hong Kong via national security legislation

Beijing will impose new national security laws following almost 12 months of anti-government protests, raising concerns that the “one country, two systems” principle no longer…

Political Risers: Yau Wai-ching, localist rêveries by a Chinese history junkie

Political Risers: Yau Wai-ching, localist rêveries by a Chinese history junkie

Many localists and separatists, though often criticised for harbouring a bias against China, are in fact Chinese history lovers. Yau Wai-ching of Youngspiration fits the…

Joshua Wong distinguishes himself from radical localists

Joshua Wong distinguishes himself from radical localists

Demosistō is still for non-violent civil disobedience, according to Joshua Wong. The party backs self-determination for Hong Kong, but will not forget about human rights…

繼承對分離:全港首場港獨辯論

支持和反對港獨的一方,終於有機會為香港應否脫離中國這個議題同場交鋒。《港報》主辦了是次辯論,擔任辯論的主持,並報道整場辯論。 本文由記者Benny Kwok翻譯。原文《Succession vs. secession: Hong Kong’s first debate on leaving China》由記者Benny Kwok所寫,已於6月21日刊登。

Succession vs. secession: Hong Kong’s first debate on leaving China

Succession vs. secession: Hong Kong’s first debate on leaving China

In what is surely a first, two opposing camps have come together to hold a public debate on Hong Kong’s secession from China. Harbour Times…

CY: We’ll relay Hongkongers’ concerns over Lam Wing-kee

CY: We’ll relay Hongkongers’ concerns over Lam Wing-kee

The chief executive says it’s time to review the cross-border notification mechanism and will assign officials to take follow-up action. Photo: Jeni Zhi