Lam to go?; China's "proper place in the world"; No US visa for PRC space official

Apologies for the lack of a newsletter yesterday. A confluence of events led to the newsletter equivalent of a bad hair day.

The big news today is the Financial Times scoop that Beijing is looking at replacing Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam by March 2020. Such a move may calm some of the protests but is likely far from enough to keep many of the pr…

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