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Experts weigh in on the victories of young, pro-democratic lawmakers in Hong Kong’s election, and what they mean for mainland China

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
ix new legislators, all under 40 years old and campaigning on passionately pro-democracy platforms, won in Hong Kong's elections on September 4. Experts say the reaction of Chinese leaders will range from indifference to heavy-handed retorts.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.