Hong Kong’s political class shaken up by new kids on the block

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Arrival of six fresh, radical faces represents a generational handover among the opposition, whether pan-dems like it or not

For months, fierce political campaigns, vicious personal attacks and sporadic allegations of electoral irregularities had filled the airwaves and fuelled social media discourse in Hong Kong. One candidate was forced to drop out and flee to the UK after receiving threats of physical harm.

That is because the stakes had never been higher.

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