Illustration: Craig Stephens

SCMP Illustration: Craig Stephens

David Zweig is Professor Emeritus, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Director of Transnational China Consulting Limited

  • In the past, violence was unnecessary – peaceful protests led to the shelving of the Article 23 and national education bills. But times have changed in China – and therefore Hong Kong
  • How about an amnesty for protesters limited to a specific period? Or a commission of inquiry that does not name names? Whatever it is, a solution is needed urgently

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