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Is Hong Kong less free now than under British colonial rule?

The Western media, particularly Anglo-American, and Hong Kong pro-democracy activists would have the world believe that democracy, human rights, and other liberal-democratic ideals have deteriorated under the “one country, two systems” principle. The governance system (designed for Taiwan and first coined by China’s Marshal Ye Jianying but attributed to former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping) was […]