The Youngspiration duo don’t seem to realise that they went too far when they took their oaths the way they did.
On Tuesday, Hong Kong’s High Court disqualified Yau Wai-ching and Sixtus “Baggio” Leung, the two Youngspiration lawmakers, from assuming their positions in the Legislative Council.
As the world comes to terms with the results of the US elections, it has become evident that the progressive left’s efforts to drive social change have not caught on with the uneducated white working class.
For better or for worse, history was made on November 9, 2016.
In 2016 alone, a nursing home run by Bridge of Rehabilitation Company has recorded numerous cases of death and mistreatment of mentally disabled patients.
I strongly disagree with the views expressed by Anirudh Kannan in his Op-ed article last week. Instead of accepting reunification with the mainland after 2047, Hongkongers should come up with other ways to govern the city.
Those who expected a political spectacle in the new Legislative Council were certainly not disappointed. The past few weeks have indeed been farcical.
The inescapable fact is that the futures of Hong Kong and China are inextricably linked – but maybe that isn’t as bad as recent flare-ups would have us believe.
United States is no doubt the world’s largest military force. In 2014, it spent US$580 billion on the military – twice as much as the combined figure for China, Russia, and Saudi Arabia.