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Hong Kong: Can Anson Chan Represent Pan-dem?

Anson Chan has announced that she will compete with Regina Ip on legislator's seat. The pan-dem tried to turn it into a battle for 2012 universal suffrage. Erynnyes wonders if Anson could really represent Pan-democratic force, as her image is more attached with former government official than a democratic fighter. The blogger still feels that Anson will win, but the above factor might affect the number of votes she will get (zh).

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  • Hi Oiwan, it’s great you’re posting this. However I think that most of our readers who don’t live in Hong Kong probably have no idea who Anson Chan or Regina Ip are. Can you give us a one-sentence explanation? Or link their names to some web pages about them? Thanks!!!

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